AMP your Creativity to the Max

Who wants to amp their Writing Creativity to the Max?

Who wants to tap into their imagination to create compelling characters and intriguing stories that leap from the page?

I, Karen Tyrrell made a vow to complete two NEW children’s novels which will empower kids to live strong … on my ‘Achieve your Goals […]

River City Writers Conference Aug 16

YIPEE! I’ve been invited to present a Memoir Workshop at River City Writers Conference Brisbane on August 16, sharing all my publishing secrets. River City Writer’s Conference is Brisbane MOST innovative conference jam-packed with actionable writing and publishing advice.

Check Out the Presenters…

Key Note speaker is award-winning author Helene Young, who shares her writing […]

How to Nurture the Writer Within in 2013

How do we start 2013 with pure Creative Writing energy?

Enthused, motivated and energized?

Ready to create stories that leap off the page?

How do we keep the creative channels forever flowing?

How do we Cuddle up with our muse?…

Prevent writers burn out?… And dissolve writers block?

Here’s the Answer!

#10 STEPS to Nurture […]


Arrivederci Australia … Buongiorno Italia.

I’m flying to Roma in a few days time, exploring this ancient capital for three days then traveling through Italia to Firenze, Venezia, Milano and Genova via EuRail.

Then we’re sailing on a 11-day cruise of the Mediterranean on the MSC Splendida visiting the ports of Olympia, Piraeus (Athens), Alexandria […]

Writing Buddies

Without Writing Buddies, I would NOT be where I am now. I believe they have nurtured my Writing Success so far. They’ve helped me grow as a Writer, encouraging me to work harder, to raise the Writing Bar. I thank each of them.

The best Writing Buddies are the “Picky Bitches” who analyse my story […]

Writing Moods

Woke up feeling BLAH … couldn’t write, couldn’t edit … couldn’t do anything. My self-esteem plummeted, thinking I had developed Writers Block overnight.

Yesterday I had such an amazing writing day, achieving everything I set out to achieve. How can this be? Two Days … two different writing moods.

Luckily by the afternoon, I perked […]

Boost your Creativity!

Try these Tricks to jump-start your CREATIVITY with fresh ideas every day. The Initial Idea: can be inspired from movies, dreams, paintings, personal experiences, newspapers and magazines, beautiful books, photographs, pictures, music, poetry … Take a small notebook / Voice recorder/ Video Camera for Inspirations wherever you go. Collect pictures and clippings into a scrap […]

Fire’s Stoked

I’ve placed Fire Starters in my Writing hearth, all set to ignite. Ready to set ablaze any time now. Then … Whoosh! Off it could go!

Here’s my latest Fire-Starters.

• Queensland Writers Centre invited me on their Blog Tour to answer all their Questions. I’ll be Revealing ALL, early November on this website and […]

Jump on a Gift Horse

I’m grabbing every opportunity to foster my writing career.

Joining Queensland Writers Centre four years ago,was the BEST decision I ever made. QWC mothered me, as a New-Born writer, nurturing me along the way.

This Writers Group has offered and […]