Laurinda by Alice Pung Bookclub

Pink Fibro Bookclub: Laurinda, by Alice Pung

I'm so excited about the Pink Fibro Bookclub Facebook chat with author Alice Pung tomorrow night that I almost forgot to discuss her book! I read Laurinda over a couple


author diaries

Do you keep a diary?

After reading this post this morning where Famous Writers talk about the Creative Benefits of Keeping a Dairy, I was left to contemplate my singular lack of progress in

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Instagram: A year in my garden

The Builder and I are preparing for a hard weekend of mulching. Literally truckloads (okay, one truck) are arriving on Friday, to be dispatched, by hand, into The Old

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•Prisoner of the Black Hawk, book #2 of THE MAPMAKER CHRONICLES series, is out on
31 March 2015! Pre-orders coming soon!

•Let's meet! I'm appearing at Somerset Celebration of Literature, 18-20 March. Full program here.

Book Club

Laurinda by Alice Pung Bookclub

Pink Fibro Bookclub: February book selection

Short and sweet. That's the theme for today. A short, sweet month. A short, sweet post. And our February book selection is 200-odd pages shorter than last

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What’s in a name?

I'm obsessed with names. Ask anyone I know. One of the things I like most about being a writer is the chance to name people all the time. And towns. And entire kingdoms.

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Social Media for Writers


Social Media for Writers #1: Blogging

"Why do you blog?" It's a question I get asked a lot, usually by other writers who are wondering how in the world to manage a blog amongst all their other writing

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