My Christmas Reading List

I’ll give you a rundown of my year in books next week, but for now, with Christmas just 11 days away, I’m reading only seasonal titles – just to get into the spirit of it all. In fact, I’m so … Read More

Happy Ever After – Release Day

It’s finally here – release day for Happy Ever After. Release day is always a tad anti-climactic – especially when you’re an indie author and the book is in digital format rather than in print. Hubby and I did, however, … Read More

Happy Ever After and Queenstown

I love Queenstown. Absolutely adore it. It’s why Happy Ever After is the 2nd of my books to feature it as a location – Wish You Were Here was the first. Anyways, these are some of the locations in Queenstown … Read More

Happy Ever After and the Milford Track

  Next week marks 2 years since I hiked the Milford Track in New Zealand. It is then, perhaps fitting that Happy Ever After will also be published next week. Why fitting? Because the Milford Track and Queenstown feature quite … Read More

Why you should write a novel this November

November is around the corner…and if November is around the corner, so too is NaNoWriMo. Nano wtf? National Novel Writing Month. Get it? Essentially the challenge is to, along with a few hundred thousand other people, get 50,000 words out of … Read More

Ketchup’s Bank Glamping

I distinctly recall the last time I stayed in a tent. It was in a caravan park in Mallacoota – we were living in Bombala at the time – and I must have been about 13. It was a 6 … Read More

Happy Ever After – The Cover Reveal

Here it is – the cover for my next novel, Happy Ever After. Do you only get one chance at a happy ever after? Kate and Neil met at a protest march in Sydney in August 1985 – Kate was marching, Neil … Read More

On the road again…part 2

For part 1, check out last weeks post. Canberra to Eucumbene 169kms After another sub-freezing start – gotta love Canberra in the winter – it was off to Eucumbene with a stop in Cooma for groceries, alcohol and the cheapest … Read More

A Day In The Life Of A Writer…

I was lucky enough to be featured in my friend Jodi Gibson’s A Day In The Life Of A Writer series. The day I chose was a few weeks ago, but is pretty typical of a normal working day – … Read More

On the road again…

So, we’ve been on a road trip. From the Sunshine Coast to Eucumbene – and back again. In total, we’ve covered over 3600kms and played about the same number of songs – okay, that last stat is an exaggeration, but … Read More