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Setting the scenes for Let Her Go

Setting the scenes for Let Her Go

Writing Let Her Go was a different experience to writing Fractured. Those of you who have read my first novel will know that it was set in Sydney, a city where I lived for eight years, but in a way, the setting was secondary to the story, that […]

The end of the edit!

The end of the edit!

A few hours ago, I pressed ‘send’ and emailed the final(ish) edits of my second novel, Let Her Go, to my editor and publisher at Hachette. I’ve been working pretty intensely on them every day for the past two weeks, so I mainly feel relief […]

Interview with DR Dymock, author of ‘Hustling Hinkler’

Back in 2010, when I was part of the Hachette/Queensland Writers Centre manuscript development programme, there was one man in our group – Darryl Dymock. He was unique, not only because the rest of us were women, but because he was the only one of […]

Sydney Writers Festival highlights

I flew back yesterday from Sydney Writers Festival, and already it seems like it was months ago, as it seems so far removed from my normal life! I spoke at five events over four days, so it was a hectic week but I loved meeting […]

My second book…

I’m thrilled to announce that today, I have signed a contract with Hachette Australia for my second novel! This novel will be a completely new story, but will continue some of the same themes as Fractured, themes that dominate my life as a mum and […]