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Two words you never want to hear

Bunions! Surgery! But, if like me, you have had these two words mentioned to you in the same sentence by a doctor or orthopaedic surgeon, you might be interested in my experiences over the past couple of weeks. You can … Continue reading

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Farewell 2011

It’s been one hell of a year. An out of control busy job, a spot of Army Reserve work, marginal work on my masters research project, half a dozen stories written and published, and two children nurtured for another year. … Continue reading

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Conflux, or how I survived my first con

I attended my first writing convention (‘con’ for those in the know) over the Canberra long weekend and what a hoot it was. I met some amazingly talented SpecFic authors, editors and fans and had a blast hanging out with … Continue reading

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Wish I had more time to write

Life just keeps on getting in the way, doesn’t it? I have barely had a chance to write these past six months; work has been totally consuming and not in a good way, rather, in an ‘eat you up and … Continue reading

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It’s a vampire thing

So, a confession. I’ve never really understood the whole ‘vampire thing’. It always seemed a bit naff. Boy with fangs bites girl. Girl swoons (or dies). The end. When a friend of mine last year suggested I watch the first … Continue reading

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One of those days

I’m having one of those days. Don’t really feel like doing anything much. I should be studying, but I don’t have the intellectual energy. I have a short story waiting to be written, but I’m not in the right frame … Continue reading

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Chinese Whisperings: Paul Servini

Paul Servini had the daunting task of being the first writer in the Yang book of the Chinese Whisperings anthology. Read his reflections on the writing process here.

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Pssst. Come ‘ere. Let me whisper in your ear…

Remember playing Chinese Whispers (also called Telephone) when you were a kid? You’d line up with your friends and the person at the front would whisper a longish sentence into the next person’s ear. That person would then attempt to … Continue reading

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A chronicle of an Australian ’emerging’ writer.

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