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Doctor Who Re-watch: Dark Water Review

I have watched this episode the most of all of series 8 and it is by far my favourite. It is the episode where we get Missy unleashed, Danny and Clara find their emotional centre, Samuel Anderson learns to act … Continue reading

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Garth Nix Workshop: @garthnix presents at @asauthors

Originally posted on Write or Wrong:
Yesterday I had the great privilege of attending a workshop run by speculative fiction juggernaut author Garth Nix through the Australian Society of Authors.  Garth Nix has been described as the James Bond of…

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And the winners are…

Originally posted on Aurealis Awards:
Congratulations to all the winners awarded at the glitzy ceremony in Canberra last night. It was a wonderful event, organised by Awards convenor extraordinaire Nicole Murphy and hosted by the amazing Margo Lanagan. While we…

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Once upon a time…looking at the opening lines of books.

Thanks for the shout out, Lisa! Great post! I am honoured to be considered as a great first line writer alongside the likes of Neil Gaiman!!!

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Author Q&A With…. Australian Author Fiona McArthur

Originally posted on All The Books I Can Read:
Today I am thrilled to welcome lovely Australian rural/romance author Fiona McArthur to my blog to help celebrate the release of her latest novel, Red Sand Sunrise which is published -today- by…

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What stops an agent from wanting to read more of your story?

Originally posted on onewildword:
One of the most popular events each year at the Surrey International Writers’ Conference is a workshop called SIWC Idol.  Think American Idol except for writers. Anybody who’s brave enough can submit the first page of…

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A Guest with a Gift for Poetry and Verse—Maureen Flynn

Originally posted on Dionne Lister – Author:
Today I have my friend and poet visiting with a guest post. I first met Maureen at the NSW writers centre when I was there to talk about self-publishing. It’s exciting to see…

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