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Chatting with Debra Borys, author of Painted Black

Once again, before I proceed with this week’s interview,  please note that due to my personal and writing commitments, my interviews with independently published authors, or small press publishers  are by invitation only (time permitting). Thanks for your understanding.    As … Continue reading

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Chatting with Peter Carnavas, talented children’s illustrator and author

Australia is full of the most talented artists (of any genre) and writers/poets, children’s entertainers, musicians, etc. And it is always a pleasure to welcome an artistic talent to my blog. This week I chat with the delightful, Peter Carnavas, … Continue reading

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12 x 12 in 2012 Picture Book Writing Challenge

12 x 12 in 2012 Picture Book Writing Challenge – sign up deadline is January 29, 2012 In November 2011, I participated in PiBoldMo (Picture Book Idea Month). PiBoldMo was created in 2008 by Tara Lazar, an Australian children’s book … Continue reading

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3. Interview with Elaine Ouston

There is certainly no end of talent in Australia, in terms of successful independently published authors.  It is also great to see writers taking charge of their own destiny rather than waiting for a publisher to determine whether or not … Continue reading

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