My Australian Women Writers Challenge 2013 Wrap Up. #aww2013

This was my first year participating in the Australian Women Writers Challenge and I really enjoyed it. I will be signing up for next year’s challenge for sure. This year I said I would read 15 books by Australian women writers and managed to do that easily, so next year I’ll double it and go … More My Australian Women Writers Challenge 2013 Wrap Up. #aww2013

Spotlight Sunday:Review ‘To Spin A Darker Stair’.

Welcome to this weeks Spotlight Sunday where I shine the spotlight on an Australian book I think deserves to be read. Today I am reviewing the mini anthology chapbook ‘To Spin A Darker Stair’ edited by Tehani Wessely. The very short blurb on the back reads: Forget everything you think you know about fairytales… My … More Spotlight Sunday:Review ‘To Spin A Darker Stair’.

Writing Tip Wednesday: Resubmitting Your Stories. A Letter To Women Writers.

Dear Women Writers, There are a lot of women out there who write short stories, I am one of them, and if you are reading this, you probably are too. I am writing especially to you today because I want to encourage you to not only submit to magazines, but to RESUBMIT to magazines. Whether … More Writing Tip Wednesday: Resubmitting Your Stories. A Letter To Women Writers.

The Mother/Writer.

What everyone doesn’t know about me is that I am in fact a mother. I have two young children – a son in school and a daughter in preschool. Since today is Mothers Day I thought I would share a little something about what it’s like trying to juggle motherhood and writing. I myself like … More The Mother/Writer.