Hey all! Thought I’d write a quick update, as I haven’t touched this blog in what feels like forever! First:… Read more Nepal + America
“You’ve written a book, have you?” says a very kind looking, older lady, as she walks passed my little signing… Read more The Dreaded Author Table
Snake Island has entered the world, and what a reception! Reviews have been very kind and most people have really… Read more Snake Island Reviews
The fist fourteen years of my life I spent growing up in a little town at the bottom of Victoria… Read more Snake Island – How it Came to Be Part 8 – Yarram
I’ve made the (maybe) controversial decision to omit an acknowledgements page in Snake Island. This was a difficult decision, and… Read more Snake Island – How it Came to Be Part 7 – The Crew
When I first started writing I aimed to please as many people as possible. I was that friend at a… Read more Snake Island – How it Came to Be Part 6 – Learning to Take a Note
The soundtrack for Snake Island! What an exciting thing!
My agent, Gaby Naher, is invaluable. For so many reasons. Let me list just a few. She is the very… Read more Snake Island – How it Came to Be Part 4 – The Importance of Agents
The saga of the lost hard drive.
I’ve always written from my gut. I’ve run whole workshops on notion. To truly inhabit character, and writing, I think… Read more Snake Island – How it Came to Be Part 2 – Structure