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Latest News 2021

 Sunday 21 November - Fellow author, Jennifer Mackenzie Dunbar, and I spoke to Yorke Peninsula readers, over lunch at the Melville Hotel, Yorketown. This event was organised by Shirley Thompson from the Yorketown Community Library, in York Peninsula. Her book-themed table decorations were fabulous. It was great to meet so many keen readers.

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2021 Deadly Secrets was long-listed for the 2021 Davitt Awards (Sisters In Crime, Australia). 

 

18 April  My short story was republished in the Canadian online magazine, Scarlet Leaf Review. You can read it here

Sunday 24 January 2021 I and fellow author, Sonya Bates, spoke about our writing and publishing journies at a Sisters In Crime (SA) event.

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2020

1 Oct Author Talk at Once and Again Cafe Thank you to Judy and the gang at Once and Again Book Cafe (Plympton) for inviting me to give my first author talk. The cafe is a friendly space where readers, writers and those who just enjoy a coffee and perhaps a cake can meet. 

Sept/Oct Writers and Readers Magazine Published my short story, 'Hot Stuff'. Access the magazine here or order a print copy here.

20 September, Christopher Fielden featured my guest post about self-publishing. You can read it here or on the author resources page of this website.

3 July, Author Interview by Julia Sutton. You can read it here

 

16 June, Meet The Author by Camilla Downs. A blog for Book Lovers which featured me and Deadly Secretsread it here

 

14 April, Mrsaverageevaluates blog. Claire Lyon introduced me and my book to readers. You can read it here

8 April, Author Showcase by Val Portelli. Val's Quirky Unicorn blog ran a series of author features for contributors to the anthology 'When the Stars Will Shine'. You can read the featured post  here

2020 continued

5 April, Sunday Brunch by Jo BartonThe  Jaffareadstoo Sunday Brunch post featured me and Deadly Secretsread it here

31 March, Debut Spotlight by Sharon Wilden. Shaz's book blog featured an interview with me about my writing and Deadly Secretsread it here

March 2019

My guest blog discussed my experience using Inkitt (a beta reading website) has been featured on Christopher Fielden's website and you can read it here.