Writers On Writing / Davina Bell on how picture books are a ‘sublime kind of magic’
By Claire Thompson
This week award-winning picture book author Davina Bell told us where she finds inspiration, why she loves picture books and more. Learn from Davina Bell how to be a successful picture book author at her workshop The Enchanting World of Picture Books on Saturday 29 February at Writing NSW.
Book Review / Intimate Antipathies by Luke Carman
By Tess Pearson
“These essays, while concerned largely with cultural critique, also find inspiration, revelation and beauty in the everyday. The tensions of early parenthood and marriage, and the processes involved in seeking psychological health, are all rendered in a way that grasps for the existential dimensions of these experiences. ” – Tess Pearson reviews Intimate Antipathies by Luke Carman.
Writers On Writing / Vanessa Berry on pursuing the stories behind places and objects
By Emily Riches
We spoke with award-winning writer Vanessa Berry ahead of her one-day course, Thinking With Objects: A Memoir Workshop, on Saturday 15 February. If you want to find out about our other memoir writing courses, you can go here>>