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Dave Burton Writers Block Workshop, Robina Library, 9th March 2015

These are the first part of the writing notes I jotted down from ‘Writers Block Workshop, Robina Library, 9th May 2015′ ©Jill Smith Louise the librarian and organiser of the event introduced the first speaker. Dave Burton Brisbane based play writer, … Continue reading

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Books read to 15 Aug 2014 – will I reach my 50 books read target?

The Help by Kathryn Stockett The Book Thief by Markus Zusak Shadows by Paula Western London’s Falling by David Byerlee Shadow of a Soldier by Kate Russell Chameleon by Kathy Stewart I re read two of my all time best … Continue reading

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Fan-tas-tic-al Tales is great book for kids 8 to 12

At the Ten Penners meeting yesterday we discussed our new ebook project follow up collection of work by the original ‘Shock, Horror, Gasp’ and ‘Fan-tas-tic-al Tales’ team. I thought it timely to say that several copies of this great book … Continue reading

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Kelly Anne McLean founder of Aust Writers Rock interview…

I’m into the fourth month of the year before being able to share an interview with my readers. I’ve started a Interviews 2014 tab where you can read the whole article. Today I’m pleased to interview Kelly Anne McLean, Literary … Continue reading

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Books, Books digitally vs traditional type…

Do you read books digitally or the solid variety? This was a question recently posed by a fb friend. Interestingly I think the world can handle both. I read solid traditional books, mostly soft cover, often signed by authors I … Continue reading

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Researching for articles …

I’ve been doing some research for my next Feature Article for Australian Book Reviews. The first newsletter is yet to be released but I’m very excited about it. I’ve re-lit the passion for reading children’s books of all ages and … Continue reading

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