A Desk of Your Own

A Desk of Your Own

A Desk of Your Own Let her speak her mind and leave out half that she now puts in ... VW Then the penny dropped. I had been struggling with my writing. Not with the flow - the flow was, thank god, coming in thick and fast. But the pace of it and my surroundings clashed. Working at the kitchen table had seemed like a great idea - and suits my vision …

Sydney Writers Circle meetup hits the mark

Sydney Writers Circle meetup hits the mark

Sydney Writers Circle meetup hits the mark Sydney Writers Circle meetup has recently been the subject of a study into group dynamics with a positive finding that we deliver the goods ... that is, helpful, gentle and 'affirming' feedback for emerging writers.

SSOA Christmas Party 2016

SSOA Christmas Party 2016

Festive readings at SSOA party SSOA Christmas Party performances were a big hit this year! Our writers read some flash fiction and excerpts of longer works in the salubrious surrounds of the Imperial Hotel at Paddington. The pictures were worth a thousand words … and the video worth even more. See our About Us page for Philip […]

Fear of obscurity

Fear of obscurity

What is the worst thing about being a writer? Is it not having an idea? But surely there are ideas everywhere. Such as what you like to eat, something you’re passionate about, a story based on your experiences, news items and so forth.