- So many writers come to class with one question dominant in their mind, 'How do I make a living from this?' It's a fair enough question and one I always try to answer well - but it saddens me that it so often overshadows the more relevant questions of 'why am I writing' and 'what am I saying' and 'how do I keep it honest.'
GoodreadsNo data found
Error: Twitter did not respond. Please wait a few minutes and refresh this page.
Me on Facebook
The Old Moorehawke BlogI had to move because of hackers (boo!hiss!) but the old blog can be found here
Category Archives: Allen and unwin
Much to my and my editors extreme shock I’ve finished The Vast Edit with two weeks to spare! Cue Mssrs Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy, here for the sole purpose of expressing my joy… I had fully intended to take … Continue reading
Behold my kitchen table. See it contains all I need to bully my vast behemoth of a novel into something rather more readable and good. To the right of screen, the notes, letters, timelines and character sheets upon which my beloved Ms Elise … Continue reading
Well, she’s gone. My beloved Elise Jones, editor, co-conspirator, and fruit-loop extraordinaire. She and her amazingly tall companion have departed. Woe. Sorrow. Loneliness. I’m weeping quietly as I scoop the last of the koala bear poop into a forlornly discarded corkbobble hat. My house no … Continue reading
See this woman? See her? Do you know who that is? That, dear friend and heart, is my beloved, my darling, my I’m-never-letting-you-go-as-long-as-I-have-finger-nails-to-cling-with* Australian editor Ms Elise Jones. I may have mentioned her before** but in case you don’t know, Elise … Continue reading