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About Me: Lectito Interview

Hey all, Thought you might be interested to know that I’ve been featured on Lectito. You can read the full interview on their site here. We caught up with fellow Aussie book blogger, Jodie Llewellyn of Words Read and Written, … Continue reading

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How do you turn an idea into a novel?

I don’t know about you guys, but one of my favourite things about writing is coming up with the initial idea! It is such an exciting time filled with hope. It is without a doubt, my favourite part of the writing process. … Continue reading

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Writing Mentors

The problem with critique partners is that they seem to be everywhere, but it’s hard to find a good one. Because ideally (and what I’ve come to realise) is that you want someone whose writing is better than yours. Who can … Continue reading

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An Inspiration Post, for writers

Do you ever have one of those days where you don’t feel like writing? I had one on Sunday. I got 1,000 words down and then looked bleakly at my manuscript and thought… I really don’t want to write another … Continue reading

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As a writer, how important is perseverance?

The novel I’m writing at the moment has been with me for a long time. I originally had the idea back in 2006 when I was taking a creative writing class at university. I attempted to write the novel a … Continue reading

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