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Bookish Culture

Discover Distant (Yet Familiar) Lands #AdventureTime

Don’t Be Afraid Of Robot Wars – It’s Just The Future! #BillGates

The Importance of Squeeing

How Writers Use Social Media

What Will Kick-Start The Apocalypse? Your Results Are In!

Debating Genre – Is It So Bad?

What’s More Likely – Ghosts Or Extra-Terrestrial Life Here On Earth?

What Does Speculative Fiction Mean… To You?

How Far Is Far-fetched?

Are All Songwriters Poets?

What Should Post-Postmodernism Mean To You? #ageofwhat

Writing On The Go… A Mobile Story Project About Creating New Forms Of Literature.

It’s Heeeere! The Third Wave Of The Web Is Crashing Over Us. But Will You Sink Or Surf?

Need To Improve Your Love Life? Read YA! It’ll Explain Gen Ys Too.

Gotta Love A Good #Aphorism – They’re Literary Genius For The Time-Poor!

What Makes Australian Authors Tick? A Celebration Of #AusBooks & Culture.

Is Social Media Simply Time Travel & Teleportation In Disguise?

Times Have Changed For Fantasy Writers… Or Have They?

Writing Inspection

What Writers Did in 2013

Where Writers Write

How to Handle #Rejection – 20 Tips!

On Writing Encouragement & Doubt

How Do Editors Select Short Stories For Their Collections? All Is Revealed via Fablecroft, Aurealis, Midnight Echo, CSFG and Ticonderoga.

How Do You Know When A Story Is ‘Done’?

Swearing In Fiction … Is It Realistic Without?

What’s It Like Publishing A Short Story Collection? Part 1: David D Levine Part 2: Tim Lebbon Part 3: Jo Anderton

What Most Writers Have Planned For 2013…

What It’s Like Being A Debut Novelist At Pan Macmillan / Harper Collins / Momentum Books / Indie Publishing. Part 1. Part 2. Part 3. Part 4. Part 5. Part 6. Part 7.

On Being A Sensitive Soul: “I have a secret. A confession for my friends…”

What Do You Fear Most About Being A Writer?

Are Writing Rules Made To Be Broken?

Short Story Anthologies: Part 1 – How Do You Read Yours? & Part 2 – How Do They Read Theirs?

Kate Forsyth On Planning Stories; Rowena Cory Daniells On NOT Planning Stories; Zena Shapter Asks – Are All Pantsers Really Planners?

Essential Synopsis-Writing & Querying Tips From 20 Amazing Australian Authors: Part 1 of 4, Part 2 of 4, Part 3 of 4, Part 4 of 4

Copying or Inspiration – Who Decides? Five Copyright Essentials Every Writer Should Know.

Bookish Event Coverage

5-Step Book Fair Survival Guide for Kids

How the World Needs the Insides of Writers

NSW Writers’ Centre Genre Mash-Up

18th Annual Aurealis Awards

Conflux 9 / Natcon 2013 Days 1-2 & Days 3-4

A Weekend So Spec-fic-tacular I Could Faint! #NSWWC

A Writing Weekend In Sydney #EWFSYD & #GCoz – Exquisite Exhaustion

Too Chilly For Speculative Fiction?

The 2012 Aussie Speculative Fiction Snapshot

A Good, Good Night At The 17th Annual Aurealis Awards


Today is International Women’s Day – But Why?

The Stuff Of Dreams – The 2011 NSWWC’s Speculative Fiction Festival #specfic11

The #Conflux 7 Experience, Canberra 2011

How To Write Realistic Female Characters. #genresattack2

#AurealisAwards 2010. Rapture included.

Should Genre Mean Something To You, Or Not? A #genrecagefight Special.