I was having a conversation this week and was asked what it’s like to work alone as a writer, and as we spoke I realised I don’t do this alone at all. I knew there were plenty of people who helped me, and I’ve always tried to thank everyone as often as I could for… Continue reading My Tribe
Since I published my first book, Dawn of the Dreamer in January 2015, I’ve learned so much not only about writing but everything that comes with it. Book publishing is the kind of industry where things are always changing. This can be frustrating at times, but it also means there is always room for growth,… Continue reading Writing Tip Wednesday – 5 tips you need to know!
Yesterday marked three years since I first published Dawn of the Dreamer! When I sat down in 2014 to finally write the full-length novel I’d been wanting to write for years I could never have imagined how many opportunities, ideas and amazing people would come my way. I made many mistakes when I first released… Continue reading Happy Birthday Dawn of the Dreamer!
What a crazy, fun weekend! Over the weekend I drove seven hours to Brisbane to be an attending author at the Riveting Reads author signing event. I met some amazing authors, lots of readers, and loved being surrounded by people who love books and writing just as much as I do. I’ve come back feeling… Continue reading Riveting Reads & Launch Week
When I was a teen I just wanted to fit in. I didn’t want to be different or stand out from the crowd, I wanted to be like my peers. Or at least, what I perceived them to be. I loved hanging out with my friends, listening to music, and drawing and painting. These were… Continue reading Embrace Yourself
This month I had a chat with author Patrick Hodges, who made his debut with the popular young adult, contemporary James Madison series and has recently released his first Science Fiction, Fantasy novel Pawns – The Wielders of Arantha, book one. It’s an intriguing story that has amazing characters and a storyline that weaves them… Continue reading Author Spotlight – Patrick Hodges
With the release of Utopia taking up most of my social media time (only 2 weeks till release!), I’m sure it’s hard to imagine I’m working on many other things as May 6th approaches. With both of my kids now at school, and deciding to write full time this year, I have so many new idea’s… Continue reading What’s going on?