In Their Own Write

In Their Own Write Advice and insights from published authors

  • Meet the Author: Nadia King
    by intheirownwrite on September 21, 2018 at 1:00 am

    Today’s author in the spotlight describes her writing as ‘raw, real and thought-provoking’ and is not afraid to tackle difficult subjects. It’s my pleasure to introduce Nadia King. Nadia was born in Dublin, Ireland and now calls Australia home. She is an author, blogger, and presenter. Her debut book, Jenna’s Truth, is published by boutique small … Continue reading Meet the Author: Nadia King […]

  • Meet the Author: Sonia Bestulic
    by intheirownwrite on September 7, 2018 at 12:00 am

    The spotlight this week is on a delightful new picture book about music and noisy play and it’s my pleasure to welcome author Sonia Bestulic, who stopped in during her celebratory book tour to chat about her writing life. Sonia was born and grew up in Sydney, Australia, enjoying a childhood filled with wonderful books, … Continue reading Meet the Author: Sonia Bestulic […]

  • Meet the Author: Tanya Southey
    by intheirownwrite on August 24, 2018 at 12:00 am

    Tanya’s top tip for aspiring authors: Just write.  Write if it’s crappy, write if you can’t find the right sentence, write.  Sometimes I trick myself when I am sitting waiting for the most perfect sentence to appear, I start typing “Blah, blah, perfect sentence and then this happened…” and I write whatever came next and … Continue reading Meet the Author: Tanya Southey […]

  • Meet the Author: James Cristina
    by intheirownwrite on August 17, 2018 at 1:00 am

    My guest author this week is James Cristina whose debut novel, Antidote to a Curse, has been described as ‘an astute exploration of the nature of identity’ by the acclaimed author Janette Turner Hospital. James Cristina was born in Malta. His parents migrated to Australia in the late sixties and he grew up in Melbourne. … Continue reading Meet the Author: James Cristina […]

  • Meet the Author/Illustrator: Anne Helen Donnelly
    by intheirownwrite on August 3, 2018 at 12:00 am

    It’s always a celebration when a new picture book becomes available for young readers and today it’s my pleasure to welcome Anne Helen Donnelly as part of her online book tour for Ori’s Clean-up, latest in her Ori the Octopus series. Anne lives in Sydney with her husband and her two young children. She has … Continue reading Meet the Author/Illustrator: Anne Helen Donnelly […]