Welcome!

WELCOME TO MY WORLD!

I’m Allison Tait, a multi-genre writer with 20+ years experience across different aspects of publishing, including non-fiction books, magazine and newspaper feature writing, copywriting, digital content creation, social media management, teaching, speaking… you name it.

I’m also the author of The Mapmaker Chronicles, a bestselling, middle-grade adventure series published in Australia, the USA and the UK.

(Read more about me here.)

But you want to know more about writing, right?

My blog is a huge, deep well of resources for writers.

As a starting point, click here the most recent edition of my Top 10 Posts About Writing.

My archive is full of writing tips and advice, as well as inside information about a range of publishing topics from authors, editors and other experts: start with the  Q&A archive, the Starting Out seriesSocial Media For Writers, or The Business of Writing, and dive on in!

For everything I’ve ever written about writing (and there’s a LOT), go here.

 

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BUT WAIT, THERE’S MORE

Fast-approaching 200 episodes, my free weekly podcast So You Want To Be A Writer regularly rates in the top 20 of all arts and literature podcasts on iTunes.

For a small taste of just some of the terrific author interviews from the podcast:

Click here if you’re interested in writing for children

Click here if you’re writing YA fiction

Click here to find out more about the podcast and to see our first 12 episodes

My co-host Valerie Khoo and I are proud of the community we’ve created around So You Want To Be A Writer, and we’d love you to join it!

Click here to subscribe to So You Want To Be A Writer.

Click here to join the So You Want To Be A Writer Podcast Community Facebook group.

Looking forward to seeing you there!

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