Three things: a writer's journey

When I was asked to talk about the writer’s journey at the Writers Unleashed Festival, I was in a bit of a conundrum: where to start, how much to share, and what could I add to the conversation that hadn't been heard before. A writer's journey isn't a straight line from point A to Point B, its round about, up and down, stopping and starting. So I thought I'd share instead the three things I like to do each day and in that way also share my journey and my approach to writing. Learn Something Being a writer enables me to read, explore and discover the world as I see fit every single day and quite often during the night time hours as well. I'm not much of a sleeper. My brain fills the quiet mom

Let me introduce you too...

In May 2015, I sat down in an Edinburgh pub with a fresh notebook and a pen, and started my third novel. With a nod to future history, I penned the working title and a few lines on character and opening scene. I’m happy to say that last week I signed the contract that, hopefully, will see Crossing the Line (book 1) published later this year. I’m also happy to say that the title and main character have survived time, numerous edits, and months of research to make it to the printed page. Let me introduce you to Florentine Ponsonby, a young woman living in Sydney in 1882. An exciting time in Australia’s history. Education, the economy, social change - all booming. Not always for the best. Indig

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