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Loony Blurbs 1: Wait? Are You Sure That’s How the Story Goes?

Loony Blurbs is the awesome new fortnightly meme created by Emily; where we create book blurbs based purely on the title of the book and laugh at all the possibilities one title can bring. You can find more about this meme and how to join in here. Continue reading

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Buzz, buzz… Updates! And advice, anyone?

1) I have (sort of) disappeared from the whole internet-sphere for a fortnight, perhaps? The reason being I’ve been extremely stressed out. I’ve been practising for the regional spelling bee, which was today, and life’s just been hectic. WORDS, WORDS, WORDS. <strike>I thought I liked words…?</strike> Anyway, there were two year levels in my competition, … Continue reading

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Why Writing Short Stories Helps Your Novel Writing

To be honest, I never much liked writing short stories. You don’t really read short stories much either, do you? Libraries are filled with novels but there are hardly any short story collections, much less good ones. However, I think it is important to write short stories. Even though writing a novel that readers will enjoy throughout is … Continue reading

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