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Camp NaNoWriMo and how to survive coronavirus

Camp NaNoWriMo has provided a Self Care checklist daily leading up to starting the month of April with your project. I’m editing again as I’ve several manuscripts that need shaping up. I’ll be updating as I go. It appears that … Continue reading

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League of Llamas by Aleesah Darlison – I’m a winner!!

Thank you so much for offering to review the first instalment in Aleesah’s brand new laugh-out-loud series, League of Llamas Book 1: The Golden Llama. You’re one of the lucky prize winners – CONGRATULATIONS! The series is published by Penguin Random House Australia, with books 1 and 2 … Continue reading

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My Year in Books 2019 – Part 2

Merry Christmas Everyone, five sleeps to go till Santa arrives. I’m continuing my year in books – Goodreads brief reviews or book blurbs. Fifty books will require two more posts. Here’s part two, as they are long reviews, part three … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Update – Day 10

I’m going great guns and finding lots of things to change in a manuscript I thought was thoroughly edited. So worthwhile exercise all round. I’m up to 25,250 words edited using the 1 hour equals 1000 words formula. Well ahead … Continue reading

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The final countdown has begun…

Yes, we are nearing the end of our temporary living arrangements. It’s been a busy month. We now have packed up and moved out of our old home in Robina. Lived with laughs and fun times with our friends in … Continue reading

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Goodbye Hindmarsh Court, hello new adventure

Leaving a home of twenty-four years is hard, but, we’re looking forward to a new adventure. The bookshelves are being sold at auction this weekend. They and the corner unit are the last remaining vestiges of our former life, apart … Continue reading

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#astoryadayjuly Facebook challenge

 #astoryadayjuly Facebook challenge Here are the first two days of this challenge, posted on the first and second of July respectively. I’ve been very busy scheduling posts on my Jill Smith Aussie Author page. Day 1 of the #astoryadayjuly Facebook challenge Local … Continue reading

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