March 29, 2014

Editing Done!

It’s just after 2 o’clock in the morning and I’ve (finally) just finished editing the second book in my YA fantasy series. YAY! A normal person would have gone to bed at a much more reasonable hour, but when I’m writing or editing, I tend to lose all sense of time. …*shrugs* … It’s a gift. (Not). I…

March 27, 2014

Special Delivery!

Look at what just arrived in the post! I’m so excited! Now I just have to find the time to read these beauties… Opinions wanted: which one should I start with?  

March 24, 2014

What’s In A Name?

This is so random, but does anyone else think that Markus Zusak has a seriously cool name? I haven’t read or watched The Book Thief, but it’s gathering a heap of social media attention at the moment – and every time I see his name, all I can think is how awesome it sounds. Do…

March 22, 2014

An Interview With Author Lynette Noni!

For those of you who have been wanting to know a little more about me and my writing, the fabulous Rose from Searching The Clouds has posted the following interview. I had so much fun answering her questions – thanks, Rose!

March 18, 2014

Happy, Happy, Happy!

In all the excitement of the last few weeks, I forgot to mention something else that happened when I met with my new publishers in Sydney. When they asked me about any other projects I’ve been working on, I told them about another (unrelated) YA manuscript I completed at the end of last year. Actually,…

March 15, 2014

Feeling The Publishing Love

Ever since I signed my publishing contract a few weeks ago I’ve been completely overwhelmed by support and encouragement from friends and strangers alike. I keep having to pinch myself to see if it’s all actually real! I feel like I’m floating on air, and every time I receive a new note of congratulations it just makes…