Tag Archives: australian author

12 Days of Christmas Writing Challenge continued…

Day 4 12 Days of Christmas writing challenge The prompt is: Write a love story that is no romance that somehow involves a Christmas decoration. Day 4 12 Days of Christmas writing challenge The prompt is: Write a love story … Continue reading

Posted in Recommended | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Writing Challenges

This New Year is the start of an exciting new decade. I’ve begun with two writing challenges. The first is Michelle Worthington’s Share Your Story Boot Camp. As I have in previous challenges with this inspirational lady, discovered amazing new … Continue reading

Posted in Recommended | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

NaNoWriMo Update and Book Review

Day 21 and I’m going cross-eyed doing my compare edit so I took time out to do another book review. If you add this in I’ll call it half an hour as taking my total to 44,050 words. I’ll be … Continue reading

Posted in Recommended | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Book Review and NaNoWriMo update – Day 6

My NaNoWriMo total to the end of Day 5 is 13,750 words (13 3/4 hours) as I’m editing. Day 6 and I’ve nearly done another hour, now, as a diversion from the editing I typed up my handwritten book review. … Continue reading

Posted in Recommended | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Ivory Rose by Belinda Murrell reviewed by Jill Smith

Book Review by Jill Smith©May19 Title: The Ivory ROSE Author: Belinda Murrell Publisher: Random House Australia Jemma just started her first babysitting job in one of Sydney’s iconic homes known as the Witches’ Houses. The house is old and run … Continue reading

Posted in Recommended | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Most Magical Girl by Karen Foxlee reviewed by Jill Smith

Book Review by Jill Smith©May19 Title: A Most Magical Girl Author: Karen Foxlee Publisher: Piccadilly Press Annabel Grey has been bought up in a privileged home, with an elegant mother and Miss Finch’s Little Blue Book (1855) to guide her. … Continue reading

Posted in book review, Recommended | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

NF Reads an interview with Jill Smith

I’m delighted to be able to present interview questions by Tony of NF Reads, with me! Here’s the link to this inspiring site. Interview With Author Jill Smith Introduce myself I have always been a writer. My first memory of … Continue reading

Posted in gold coast writers association, the ten penners | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment