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Conflux Writers’ Day – Saturday April 5 2014

The very clever Conflux team, headed most ably by Nicole Murphy, have decided to run the inaugural Conflux Writers’ Day on Saturday April 5 – that’s the day of the Aurealis Awards, which are of course now hosted by the … Continue reading

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So you’ve written a book… What now?

Today I presented for CBCA Tasmania on the topic of publishing. It was a well attended session and I thoroughly enjoyed both the preparation of the presentation and the talk itself. I spoke for nearly an hour and a half … Continue reading

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On indie press: Dirk Flinthart

So it turned out we had one laggardly author with indie publishing thoughts to share – the indomitable Dirk Flinthart tells it like it is… So, what’s it like working with small press in Australia? Except for the money, it’s bloody … Continue reading

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On indie press – thank you!

I wanted to express my appreciation to all the wonderful professionals who generously gave of their time to write posts for the “On indie press” series. It was fascinating to read about all the different experiences people have had, and … Continue reading

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On indie press: Shaun Tan

I’ve invited a number of people who have published in indie press and gone on to become professionals in the field to write about their experiences. In today’s post, the amazing Shaun Tan, perhaps Australia’s most well-known author/illustrator, shares his … Continue reading

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On indie press: Angela Slatter

I’ve invited a number of people who have published in indie press and are professionals in the field to write about their experiences. Today, Angela Slatter shares some tips. Introductory Caveat Let me start out by saying that over the … Continue reading

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On indie press: Sue Bursztynski

I’ve invited a number of people who have published in indie press and are professionals in the field to write about their experiences. Today, Sue Bursztynski shares her thoughts. I’m on the ASIM  co-op and have sold a few stories to … Continue reading

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On indie press: Nicole R Murphy

I’ve invited a number of people who have published in indie press and have gone on to become professionals in the field to write about their experiences. Today, Nicole R Murphy shares her journey. What indie publishing has taught me. … Continue reading

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On indie press: Margo Lanagan

I’ve invited a number of people who have published in indie press and are professionals in the field to write about their experiences. Here, Margo Lanagan shares her thoughts. Indie presses—an extremely author-centric view The recipe for building a career … Continue reading

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On indie press: Joanne Anderton

I’ve invited a number of people who have published in indie press and gone on to become professionals in the field to write about their experiences. Today, Joanne Anderton, whose first novel, Debris (Angry Robot Books) was released just this … Continue reading

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