About a minute ago I was happily listening to episode 103 of Australia Writers’ Centre podcast “So You Want To Be a Writer”. Co-host Allison Tait spoke about an email she, and her other co-host Valerie Khoo, had received from a listener about vanity publisher Write4Fun. The name instantly pinged in my mind because back in 2012, in…… Continue reading I Didn’t Realise I’d Been Caught By a Vanity Publisher
Contrary to my last post about my NaNoEdMo schedule, I have been ridiculously lazy for the majority of November. I blame the release of a new Pokemon game. Although Sun and Moon came out towards the end of the month, I wanted to try and finish the previous game before it was released. I wasn’t…… Continue reading Renewed Focus
As much as I loved doing national novel writing month last year, it’s honestly not the right time for me to write another novel. I definitely have an idea for book three in my fantasy series, but I have plenty of things to do with book one and two right now which will continue into…… Continue reading I’ve Decided NOT to do NaNoWriMo2016
Last Sunday I woke up at 5.30am to drive the two hours to a beautiful coastal town to attend a workshop at the Batemans Bay Writer’s Festival. My boyfriend alerted me to it when he heard it advertised on the radio last Wednesday. I knew I could only go to one days as we couldn’t stay…… Continue reading Attending My First Writing Workshop
I am still undecided on whether I’m going to do National Novel Writing Month this November, or not. I want to. I’m writing an outline for book three at the moment, but I think it’ll all depend on where I’m at with book one. (Book two is currently in limbo. I wrote the first draft…… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2016: Yes or No?
Hey everyone. So I have a confession… I think I might have been a bit hasty when officially declaring I was self publishing. And I had to do it everywhere didn’t I? I posted it in my newsletter and on my Facebook page and on this blog and to my mum and to my dad…… Continue reading Publishing Thoughts & Synopsis Writing