Walking and working

Hoping you’re all keeping safe and sane in this age of plague! Being in seclusion has given me a chance to make headway on my rewrite of my Shalott trilogy, and the books are now going through the final editing process! Very exciting. I’m trying to combine work with exercise, and today’s bushwalk was particularly…

HNSA Conference 2019

Just returned from the fantastic Historical Novels Society Australasia conference held at the Western Sydney University Parramatta campus. So many good panels and workshops to choose from over Friday – Sunday. I attended an extremely useful talk on Trove on Friday, with heaps of info about this amazing online resource into Australian history and how…

Fabulous workshop and talk!

Gabrielle Lord with her terrific new novel ‘Sisters’. So enjoyed yesterday’s Society of Women Writers workshop and lunch at the State Library with the fabulous Gabrielle Lord (pictured.) Gabrielle’s writing workshop was a delight, with four rare and very special artefacts that sent our imaginations into overdrive after we were invited to choose one or…