The Creative Heart

As I write this, I am locked away in my bedroom while my husband and son play. The door is closed so he doesn’t see me and I don’t get distracted by his chubby cheeks and cheeky smile. But the door can’t block out the giggles and laughter and I want to know what’s so [...]

Reality vs Ideal

Last Tuesday was a low day.  The day began well, but then it went down hill fast. The kids were happy. We went to the shops to buy party supplies for my toddlers birthday. Then I got a rather brutal rejection from a publisher (low). Five minutes later my cover designer sent me a mock [...]

Apologies and news

First of all, my apologies on the lack of content on the website since my last author interview. I'll be the first to admit I'm terrible at updating the site and have so many plans, but never seem to prioritise making them a reality. I chose to end the self publishing author interviews as I [...]

Author Interview: Bree Darcy

I first became aware of Bree Darcy (aka Stephanie Pegler) when I heard her interviewed on the awesome podcast Your Creative Life. (Highly recommend all writer's subscribe to this podcast). I was aware of Stephanie's website Chicklit Club but not the lady behind it, and certainly not aware that despite having contacts in the publishing world, [...]

Book Boyfriends

I have had many boyfriends over the years, just most of them were fictional. A book boyfriend will never let you down. You can leave him on the shelf and know he will be there whenever you need him, or you can pick him up again  and again and fall in love with him all [...]

Author Interview: J.R Knight

Jake and I met back in February where we both attended a Writers Victoria self publishing course. We clicked because we both wanted the same thing: we already had a work of fiction we were about to publish and working on bigger projects we hoped to get published traditionally. We also clicked with our love for social media - Instagram for [...]