May 1, 2018
If you want an example of what volunteers are capable of – look at Speculate. The ushers, artist liaison and stage assistants were all volunteers. The tech desk was run by volunteers.
June 19, 2017
EWF, NWC, workshopping, Writing Disability, Fan Fiction, YA’ll for Brunch. And words on the page!
The past week – and the weekend especially – has left me both energised and exhausted to the point where I can’t decide whether to get stuck into my MS or lie facedown on t...
May 25, 2017
This week I was reminded that not all media is social
I’m careful about how I use social media. I keep my location and other personal details off Twitter and Facebook, and my personal Facebook page is locked down.
My writing page is open to anyone, but I still keep certa...
February 12, 2017
Non-fiction writers: this one’s for you
*Applications for the 2017 HARDCOPY program are now closed. Good luck to all the applicants, and I look forward to meeting you all online!
Not too many things have me out of my chair doing an actual happy dance, but the news that...
December 3, 2013
Our public library is the hub of our small but growing town, and it so much more than a place to borrow books.
Students from the nearby primary school use it daily. Residents awaiting internet connection to their new homes use the free internet to pay bills, check email...
Better late than never
May 6, 2019
The problem with prologues
May 31, 2018
Diary of a rewrite
May 15, 2018
city of literature
intimacy in YA
relationships in YA