I’ve avoided posting about the current situation because, a) You’re already being bombarded with it 24/7 from the news, social media, and no doubt every conversation you’re having inevitably drifts to the virus. And b) As someone who has had depression and anxiety in the past I’m doing my best to not overload myself with… Continue reading 10 Ways to Keep Your Sanity
There were honestly times I wasn’t sure if I’d ever finish writing this book, but something about the story never left my mind and yesterday I wrote ‘The End’ on the first book in my brand new fantasy series tentatively called ‘The Balloonist.’ The number of characters and world building were at times fun and… Continue reading It’s finished!
If you follow me on Instagram you would’ve probably noticed my family have gone through some big changes in the past few months. My husband and I made the big decision last year to move to his home town onto a property. As if that wasn’t a big enough change, we also decided to minimalize… Continue reading I’ve gone tiny!
When someone you care about passes away, especially when they’re young and their life is cut short, it not only rocks you and the people who loved them, something shifts inside of you. This happened to my family at the end of last year and everything we went through together has reshaped the way I… Continue reading What happened when I stepped back…
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!
To celebrate the new year I thought it was about time I revealed the title of book three of the Secrets of Aurora series! In book three, Aurora and her band of rebels embark on the next leg of their journey as they travel towards Arcadia in search of the third and final piece of… Continue reading Title Reveal: Book Three, Secrets of Aurora
Can you believe 2017 is almost over? It’s been a big year in the world of L J Higgins. I released the first two books of the Secrets of Aurora series, Utopia and Eden, I finished writing the third book, and I signed with publisher Creativia. Signing with them means I’ll have more time for… Continue reading My favourite book of 2017!
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
Last weekend I was lucky to leave the real world behind and meet up with fellow Aussie Author, Kayla Howarth, in Hervey Bay for 3 nights of writing! It was awesome to be able to concentrate on getting words down and having someone to bounce ideas and thoughts off. It was a great weekend with… Continue reading Writing Weekend
This will be a super short post but I have two pieces of very exciting news to share with you all! First of all, thanks to the team at LODAS, I officially have a name for my new series. Utopia will be the first book of the Secrets of Aurora series and I can’t wait… Continue reading Exciting News!