Category Archives: Writing Conferences

The Benefits of Attending Smaller Festivals

Dear fellow Children’s Writers and Friends, Exactly one week ago today I attended Day 2 of the StoryArts Brisbane Festival. It was a Masterclass with Lisa Shanahan on Writing for Children and it, like the previous day’s panels was worth … Continue reading

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Five Things (it seems) My Mother Knew About the KidLit World

Dear Fellow Children’s Writers and friends, Although my mother was not a member of the KidLit Community, it turns out she knew quite a bit about it. Here are five things she taught me either by word or osmosis that … Continue reading

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