I admire those talented author/illustrators, those high-achievers of children's books with dual creative minds - like Shaun Tan, Gabrielle Wang, Sally Rippin, Narelle Oliver, Kerry Argent and Pamela Allen (and heaps more). I'm so jealous! How do they split their time between both activities, especially … Continue reading How do they do it?… author/illustrators – dual lives. ‘Fire’ – the first Element Door
Without the support of the Queensland Writers Centre and their lovely staff my journey to become a better writer would be so much harder. We have a fantastic writing community here, due in part to the QWC. Long may it flourish in their new home … Continue reading Blog touring with the QWC
Did you make a conscious decision to be a writer? Or did it creep up on you? Doesn't really matter either way ... there is still the potential to be rendered powerless and disheartened when your manuscripts make a habit of returning with a ‘thanks, … Continue reading To be or not to be?