Like most writers I’ve always loved to read. Losing yourself in a story and being transported into another world is one of life’s great pleasures.
In 2017 I discovered a brilliant organisation called StreetLibrary.org. Their mission is to have over 5000 Street Libraries across Australia by 2021.
Photo by Johannes Plenio on Pexels.com Writing a novel is a daunting task. When I started writing my manuscript in 2017 the most I’d ever written was a 10,000 word children’s story the year before. For my contemporary women’s fiction draft I was aiming for 75,000. In August 2017 I began writing my manuscript. It… Continue reading The power of 500 words: how to achieve your writing goal