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Book Talk with Barbara Barth

Please note that this blog post has been edited since it was first posted 10 mins ago.   Like many writers I know, I am very fortunate to keep ‘meeting’ wonderful and supportive people through various blogging and networking worlds. And along … Continue reading

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State Library Qld Young Writers Award competition

The State Library Queensland runs an annual Young Writers Award competition.  If you know of any young writers who might be interested in entering, please pass this information onto them. The short story competition is open to Queenslanders aged 18-25 … Continue reading

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Joy of nursery rhymes

I am currently sitting on a train on my way  to see of of my writer friends, with whom I am working on a writing project. A young  mother has just burst into singing nursery rhymes to her baby,  along … Continue reading

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My Crook Chook poem

It has been a while since I have posted one of my ‘silly’ poems, so thought today is as good a day as any. The sun keeps playing peek-a-boo with the clouds – ah yes, you guessed it, I am … Continue reading

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Review: The Self-Publisher’s Marketing Guide by Debbie Higgs

I believe  there are many  authors who think they have ‘made’ it once they have been given a publishing contract.  And that publishers will pull out all stops in regards to promotion and marketing of their book.  However, it is … Continue reading

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