Tag Archives: writing craft

An anniversary of plotting

After two years into the WIP how I find the writing journey still sustaining. Continue reading

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The power of empathy

The dominant theme of Adelaide Writers’ Week 2018 was empathy. So why is it so important for storytelling? Continue reading

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A railway tale

As I come towards the end of the first month 0f 2018 I am already aware that my grand plans of focussing on writing this year is getting a serious battering. I suppose one really needs to be a little … Continue reading

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In fear and trembling or the latest attempt to overcome procrastination

Another festive season is over and once again here I am at the starting line of a New Year with yet another resolution. Like many I spend the last weeks of the year reviewing the achievements or otherwise of the … Continue reading

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The Enchantment of Storytelling

It seems appropriate that the reactivation of this blog occurs just after the annual inspiration known as Adelaide Writers’ Week. Each year I take a week off work, sit under the trees of the Pioneer Women’s Garden here in Adelaide … Continue reading

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