ME & HER Launched in Books From Our Backyard

I’m thrilled to announce ME & HER: A Memoir of Madness, my VICTORY over parent-teacher abuse and MADNESS was launched in Queensland Writers Centre‘s catalogue,

Books From Our Backyard at the State Library of Queensland.

DRUM-ROLL: Check out my AUTHOR friends who launched with me …

Peter Taylor, Candice Lemon-Scott, Robin Adolphs, Dimity […]

How to Write a Successful Story using my #10 TOP WRITING Secrets

Do you want a story that connects with the reader? Leaving them begging for more? A story that is publishable and in big demand? … Then follow my #10 Secrets for a successful story.

TRUE CRIME FACTION– Say Hello SAYONARA

WRITING a novel is all about developing a killer plot and believable characters to their full potential. Honest feedback and critique can fine-tune your manuscript into something publishable !! …

Konnichiwa! … I’m announcing : SAYONARA is now in the critical final stages, and I’m considering every suggestion that my Beta readers are making.

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July’s Jumpin’

What a month already! July’s proving to be my most successful month yet! On Tuesday, the Society of Editors Mentoring Scheme accepted ME AND HER: a Memoir of Madness into their program. Thank you Queensland Writers Centre for recommending this program to me. xx

What does that Mean? A Team of Editors will examine my […]

RADF Showcase

Guess what? Yesterday, I received a surprising call from Logan City Council. “We’ve selected you to be a ‘Featured Artist’ at the RADF showcase on the 31st July at Logan Art Gallery.” I fell into my chair. Unbelievable!

Chelsi explained … “The RADF Showcase is a Celebration of Logan creative artists who received a Regional […]

Sayonara’s Final Shoot Out

Sayonara is loaded-up, raring to be sent out to its Final Shoot Out .

For the last three months, I’ve pushed Sayonara through a rigorous checking process.

After its completion in December 2009, I proofread the entire manuscript, checking the plot against the detailed […]

Percolating …

A BIG Publisher LOVED the pace and momentum of the first 60 pages. Its fever pitched. Me and Her: a Memoir of Madness is undergoing a Rewrite, that will make it Pacier throughout ─ a Real Page Turner. Then the rest of the manuscript will continue with the initial 60-page momentum.

How do I […]

Hello Sayonara

I’ve almost completed my Crime Novel, Sayonara … It’s a gripping tale based on a personal story! A few years ago, Yumi, our beloved Japanese exchange student vanished from Brisbane without a trace. Sayonara explores the ensuing police investigation although I’ve woven in new fictitious scenes and characters straight from my imagination. … Will you […]

38 Fiction Writing Mistakes

I’ve just discovered this AMAZING book for Aspiring Writers. ‘The 38 Most Common Fiction Writing Mistakes’ by Jack M. Bickham.

Bickham instructs the Beginner and Emerging Writer, all the way to the more Experienced, on how to advance your Creative Writing to the next level.

Doctor Kim Wilkins from QWC explained at our final Year […]

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. http://www.qwc.asn.au/Home.aspx

This Writers Group has offered and […]