Sponsorship Funds for my Next Book

WOOHOO! I, Karen Tyrrell, won a sponsorship for an upcoming writing project for the community.

I’ve waited and waited for this news for over a month. I can’t believe I actually did it!

As an award winner author, teacher and speaker, I’m thrilled and proud to be sponsored to create an empowering children’s book. I’m […]

Edit your Book 10 Steps to PERFECTION

Edit your Book: 10 STEPS to PERFECTION

YIPEE! Kai-ay!

I, Karen Tyrrell, finished #9 critical steps in editing her action-packed children’s superhero novel, Song Bird 2.

This week, Song Bird 2 zoomed off to its crucial #10 step. Astute editing will transform it for publishing.

Why Edit your Book?

Editing polishes your writing until […]

Speed Date at Romancing the Stars

Speed Date me, Karen Tyrrell award winning author, at Romancing the Stars gala event.

JOIN the razzle dazzle of Romancing the Stars and MEET me face-to-face. I’m presenting my children’s books, revealing my writing passion.

This is the MOST exciting night in my author diary this year! I’m gobsmacked I’m billed with Queensland’s TOP authors […]

Giving Thanks for 2016

I’m celebrating 2016 …

I’m giving thanks to the universe and to everyone who helped me to achieve my writing dreams.

Without you and your kind support, I, Karen Tyrrell could not have achieved what I did.

In 2016, I expanded my goals, incorporating superheroes into my resilience messages to teach kids and families to […]

Photos Song Bird Superhero Oz Comic Con

PHOTOS!

I launched Song Bird Superhero at Comic Con. Its a FUN adventure story for kids with positive messages.

Rosella Ava Bird (Rosie) a victim of bullying, empowers herself and learns how to fly.

She empowers herself through humor, science and singing, becoming a kick-ass superhero.

Not only does she save herself, but she […]

CYA Conference 2016 Winners

I celebrated the ultimate event in my Writer’s year …

The Australian CYA Conference 2016 at Southbank TAFE, Brisbane celebrated its 11th birthday. A one-day action-packed creative retreat for writers. Refreshing. Exhausting. Exhilarating.

I shared this amazing day with my writing buddies and colleagues, participating in writing courses. I scribbled down blueprints for my next […]

New Book Cover Reveal Now

Blast off! I’m revealing my brand NEW book cover of my FUN space adventure for kids.

Bursting with STEM science, humor, resilience, action, team power, brain power … and FOOD!

Jo-Kin vs Lord Terra by Karen Tyrrell: an illustrated novel New Book Blurb

Reluctant hero, Jo-Kin never wanted to be a Super Space Kid. Not […]

Romancing the Stars Brisbane

YIPPEE! I’m Romancing the STARS… What!?

I’m speed dating* Australia’s top children’s authors and illustrators.

How?

I’m hooking up with Brisbane’s brightest, most creative talented STARS for a night of unforgettable magic.

PSST! In reality, I’m speed dating* or small group chatting about captivating books, stories and characters.

JOIN the Fun, Frivolity and Finger food.

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How to Murder Writing Deadlines

Last week I, Karen Tyrrell author was faced with three looming writing deadlines. Three! I’m an award winning author of six resilience books, but I still HATE triple writing deadlines.

Tell me: WHY do multiple writing deadlines always fall at the same time?

The pressure was on for me to finalize three submissions to […]

Giving Thanks for 2015

I’m celebrating 2015, giving thanks to the universe and to everyone who helped me to achieve my writing dreams.

Without you and your kind support, I could not have achieved what I did.

In 2015, I expanded my goals, incorporating humor into my resilience messages to teach kids and families to live strong with resilience, […]