3 tips from NaNoWriMo 2017

3 tips from NaNoWriMo 2017

It’s December – and NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) is over for another year. Having written 50,000 words in November, the mind and body are in need a bit of a break. I’ve taken part in Nanowrimo a number of times and found it an incredibly rigorous, inspiring, exhausting and valuable experience. Here are my […]

From Sydney to Strasbourg

From Sydney to Strasbourg

Like many migrants from the Northern Hemisphere, when the festive season comes around the glorious summer weather just doesn't feel right. So this year it was off to Europe for some cold, darkness and the glitter of Christmas.

NaNoWriMo: From the Trenches – part 1

NaNoWriMo: From the Trenches – part 1

NaNoWriMo Day 1 So it’s the first of November and this year’s NaNoWriMo has started – just 30 days to write a 50,000 word novel. How there’ll be time to write a weekly blog on this is anyone’s guess, but this is attempt No. 1. The kick-off At midnight on Hallowe’en, as the spooks fled […]