I interviewed Dr Douglas Johnson about his latest book for Africa World Books in a social media post via Facebook Live Video and it got several thousand views.
A Facebook Live Video explaining the result of the same sex marriage survey in Australia and the background behind it.
I interviewed Kuany Kiir Kuany author of Enlightened Darkness which is published through Africa World Books Australia: Publisher on Facebook Live Video.
I interviewed Suzanne Jambo author of Today's African Woman, a memoir about her time as an activist and now leader and founder of the South Sudan STEPS Towards Peace and Democracy political party via a Facebook Live video for Africa World Books Australia: Publisher.
Marisa Wikramanayake breaks down how freelancers can grow their super without wanting to cry.
For many writers, super or having a sufficient amount of super to retire on, is a pipe dream. As one young writer starting out told me, just thinking about it, makes them want to cry: “I have this great system where I ignore it and then hope I die young”
When you don’t know how much you will be making in a week, a month, a year and don’t know if your pitches will be accepted, how do you contribute to...
Australia remains willing to work with China after the 19th National Congress released statistics on its flagship project, the Belt and Roads Initiative.
“We are keen to strengthen engagement with China on regional trade and infrastructure development projects, including practical initiatives developed under the BRI,” a Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade spokesperson said.
“China’s 19th Party Congress has not altered this position.”
Earlier this week, the Communist Party added President ...
In Conversation is a fortnightly podcast series with the occasional accompanying video which gives you, lovely readers, even more choice on how to hear what your favourite authors have to say and makes it more accessible to all of you.
The fourth writer in our series is Liz Newell, a West Australian writer and playwright who has given us two plays The Intersection of Sound and Sunk and Belated and has a few novels in the works, in addition to setting up events at Fremantle Press. She talked to us about how best to make sure you get to put elephants (yes, elephants) in your playscripts, how the writing community is supportive of each other, new life goals involving tattoos and how writing plays helps her to write better novels.
The Viva La Novella competition is run every year by Seizure Online. Three emerging editors are asked to read and judge submitted novella manuscripts each between 20,000 and 50,000 words long and choose a winner each.
Each winner then gets a cash prize, their manuscript edited and published in both print and digital formats and launched at a fantastic event. It’s all part of keeping the novella form of publishing alive and well.
It takes great skill to tell a cohesive and entertaining story in under 50,000 words – longer than the short story form, shorter than the novel. How do you create a world, populate it with fleshed out and believable characters and then manage to get a plot going?
An interview with the CEO of GO Communications.
Opinion piece on Sri Lanka's 2015 Presidential election.
Ministry Secretary defends the high cost of building the Colombo to Galle Freeway.