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October 5, 2022

The escapist joy of fiction – join me at Berry Writers’ Festival

Fancy a weekend in beautiful Berry, in NSW? Do you love the way fiction takes you on a magical journey to a place where you can […]
October 4, 2022

Show some love on Saturday October 8th – Love Your Bookshop Day

Did you know that Saturday is Love Your Bookshop Day? Why not go into your local bookshop and tell them how much you appreciate them, and […]
October 2, 2022

Giving back to the community

I’m a firm believer in giving back to the community. And I don’t just mean the book reading and writing community although I love doing that. […]
August 7, 2022

Are you a writer with a dog? Join Facebook Writers With Dogs group

Join Writers With Dogs here. Writers often spend a lot of time alone and the companionship of a dog means so much to us. I have […]
July 31, 2022

Goodbye Mr. Pickles – my inspiration and joy

I am broken-hearted to say that our beloved Golden Retriever Pickles passed away on July 7th, 2022. He was so brave. He was hugely loved and […]
June 22, 2022

Good to see a self-published author on the Miles Franklin Longlist

Twenty years ago, self-published authors were regarded by the book publishing industry as second-tier authors who were not quite good enough. How have things changed, and […]
June 9, 2022

The joy of book launches – especially other people’s

I was recently at Pamela Hart’s book launch for her fantastic mystery An A list for Death. Pam had a Q & A session with hilariously […]
December 5, 2021

Louisa Bennet at BAD Sydney crime writers festival: The Bone Ranger

What a cozy and fun afternoon at BAD Sydney Crime Writers Festival with Pamela Hart, Kellie McCourt, and Katherine Kovacic talking about our murder mysteries whilst […]
November 26, 2021

Wise words from a wise dog – Richard Glover’s dog Clancy

It’s lovely to see that Richard Glover’s dog, Clancy, is making a name for himself in the Sydney Morning Herald. It’s also a relief to learn […]

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