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Travel as writing inspiration

Travel as writing inspiration

February 11, 2018

One of the biggest perks about working in schools means we get school holidays when you do… even if we still have to do planning and marking along the way. We love travel and have been to some deadly places... More

Youngest ever author

Youngest ever author

As I was editing our latest Indigenous young adult supernatural suspense fiction book my nephew came over to see what I was doing. I explained to him that I was reading my editor‘s feedback and then making changes based on... More

LAUNCH DAY

LAUNCH DAY

Sooooo excited to have sent out our emails and press releases for our Black Cockatoo art and story competition! Official LAUNCH is TOMORROW! HUGE THANKS to our judges: Jared Thomas Anita Heiss Thomas Worrigal Emma MacNiell MASSIVE THANKS to our... More

Change the scene!

Change the scene!

I’ve just completed a challenge as a student today at Cable Beach Primary School with their BRACE TDS lesson on writing: Change the Scene! We were given a basic sentence and had to finish it by adding extra details- adjectives,... More

Writing Prompts- By you, for you!

Writing Prompts- By you, for you!

We asked the awesome mob down at Surf Coast Secondary College for some writing ideas… who could have guessed what they would come up with! You guys rock! “Two can keep a secret, if one of them is dead”- Molly-Rose,... More

A Worded Life Writing Prompt Challenge

A Worded Life Writing Prompt Challenge

My Editor from A Worded Life just released a NEW “Writing Kickstart- 30 Days of Writing Prompts” which I of course didn’t think I particularly needed with our new book contract signed and five+ books in editing stage almost ready... More

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