Topic archives: books

The LiteraryMinded Couch, Episode One: Uhh, Fail Vlog

November 14, 2010 4

I’ve been meaning to add video content to LiteraryMinded for yonks! I’ve interviewed authors on stage, I’ve read my own work aloud, I can write about books – but speaking alone into a camera is an entirely different kettle of fish…

Byron Bay Writers Festival 2010 diary, part 2

Byron Bay Writers Festival 2010 diary, part 2

August 11, 2010 3

A sun-drenched and possibly superficial series of blog posts On Friday I had my first three panels. I won’t go into too much detail, but there were highlights – such as being on stage alongside Tom Cho on one, and Krissy Kneen on another (and not as a chair, but fellow writer); meeting Susan Wyndham, […]

Show me your spines (some books in the ‘tower of hope’)

Show me your spines (some books in the ‘tower of hope’)

April 17, 2010 18

Books I’ve been sent or given in the past few weeks: And then I still haven’t gotten to: or: (the Roald Dahl books I plan to re-read). And these are really only the fairly recent additions to the ‘tower of hope’. Currently reading: …and a couple of others on my bedside table. You can see how hard […]

How did I live without them?

How did I live without them?

November 29, 2009 8

Just some of the treats in boxes shipped down by my ‘rents this week… (Thanks Mum & Dad! x) Missed my Marilyn collection! I am a movie buff, yes. Hello childhood! Macauley Culkin is my boyfriend. The Roald Dahl box sets were a present from Mum and Dad when I was about nine, and my sister […]