So You Want To Be A Writer with Valerie Khoo and Allison Tait: Australian Writers' Centre podcast

Gawker is closing down, discover why you’ll never finish your novel and how to write a memoir about a painful experience. Meet Louise Doughty, author of “Black Water”. Plus: writing tools for authors, great content marketing examples for author blogs, and much more.

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Direct download: SYWTBAW_Ep123.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:00am AEST

You have written your first draft: now what? Indie magazines are flourishing and reading will help you live longer. We touch on resume writers and reasons why someone will stop reading your novel. Meet AWC graduate Fleur Ferris whose second novel Black has been published by Penguin Random House. Plus: our latest platform building tip and much more.

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Direct download: SYWTBAW_Ep122.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:00am AEST

What other writers can teach you about writing, why no writing is wasted, Michelle Field’s plagiarism scandal, and the lost art of letter writing. Impress your friends and readers by using inchoate correctly. Meet James Phelps, author of “Australia’s Toughest Prisons: Inmates”. Plus, our latest author platform building tip and much more!

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Direct download: SYWTBAW_Ep121.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:37pm AEST

Discover the art of translating foreign language fiction, a competition for children, how to write for magazines, and why we need teacher librarians. Our word of the week is preternatural. You’ll also meet Alan Baxter, author of the dark, weird and fantastic. Plus: we share the basics of what you need on your author platform, and much more!

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Direct download: SYWTBAW_Ep120.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:44pm AEST

Why you should submit to literary journals and how to give your writing rhythm. Smart ways to publicise your book, how to cope when your freelance writing client dumps you, and tips for surviving a structural edit. Meet L.A. Larkin, author of the new thriller “Devour”. What’s wrong with your author website, should you call yourself an “author” or a “writer”, and much more!

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Email us: podcast@writerscentre.com.au

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AllisonTait.com
ValerieKhoo.com

Direct download: SYWTBAW_Ep119.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:46pm AEST

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