Where have you been that inspired your writing? I recently visited Mordor...
Fantasy, Science Fiction and More Course Review Earlier this year I undertook a 5-week course with the Australian Writers' Centre, a primarily online-courses centre based in Sydney. I chose to do a once-weekly, two-hourly course on writing in my preferred genre, speculative fiction. It was so worth it. The course took place over Zoom with … Continue reading Australian Writers’ Centre
I've been a little quiet around here the past few months. Taking it easy. You know how it is. Somehow, now it’s February, it feels like the year has truly begun. I hope your 2020 has started out alright. I actually started the year with a boost to my creativity and confidence... and a new … Continue reading How to be a Writer
"If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot."- Stephen King Image by Yuri_B from Pixabay I just finished two amazing books whilst halfway through a third. I wasn't enjoying the first, so I paused it, let it stew, and realised I … Continue reading Reading Practice
“Some people like to paint pictures, or do gardening, or build a boat in the basement. Other people get a tremendous pleasure out of the kitchen, because cooking is just as creative and imaginative an activity as drawing, or wood carving, or music.”-- Julia Child Homemade pumpkin scones by Emma Gill I made a mistake … Continue reading Pumpkin