Todd’s Chickens

Looking for a new story to read? Here is the link to one I wrote a long time ago but is still as relevant today. If you wish to share it with your friends you are free to do so but please don’t change any of it and please make sure I am credited withContinue reading “Todd’s Chickens”

Revisiting some much loved work

Whilst working on submissions for a new readers series I came across my story The Terrigan Terrors. It is a story about acceptance and netball and was published in an anthology of work for children called Grow Under the Southern Cross. I thought I would google the book to see if it is still available andContinue reading “Revisiting some much loved work”

Kinder Visit

On Monday I had the pleasure of meeting some of the kinder children at Annie Galvin childcare centre in Bendigo. We talked a little about what it is like to be an author and then I read from my book The Puppet Show, with special guests the big bad wolf and one of the littleContinue reading “Kinder Visit”

World famous detective Phryne Fisher comes to Bendigo….

World famous detective Phryne Fisher came to Bendigo thisweek but there was no crime to be solved by this 1920’s heroine as she was noton a sleuthing mission. Actually it was author Kerry Greenwood who was visiting ourtown talking about her famous protagonist as well as her love of history andlife as a an author.Continue reading “World famous detective Phryne Fisher comes to Bendigo….”

Some well known writers coming to town!

Bendigo Writers’ Council August FeastHazel Edwards – Sunday August 7, 1-3pmHazel Edwards writes for all ages but is best known for There’s a Hippopotamus on Our Roof Eating Cake and Writing a Non Boring Family History. Crafting hints, time management, publishing options, marketing and the business of creativity will be discussed. Relevant for those writingContinue reading “Some well known writers coming to town!”

Patrick Ness (author) Free Talk

Juliet at WALKER E BOOKS has asked me to pass this on for those lucky people in Sydney. http://www.walkerbooks.com.auwalker books invites you to meet the highlyacclaimed international authorPatrick NessAuthor of the Chaos WalkingTrilogy – The Knife of NeverLetting Go and The Askand the Answer, winner ofnumerous awards including theGuardian Fiction Prize and theBooktrust Teenage prizeContinue reading “Patrick Ness (author) Free Talk”