In Their Own Write

In Their Own Write Advice and insights from published authors

  • #Books On Tour – Blog Tour -Tea with Mrs B: Teena Raffa-Mulligan
    by intheirownwrite on June 7, 2019 at 2:49 am

    Originally posted on Mrs B's Book Reviews: Welcome to Tea with Mrs B, an author interview series. Here to share a pot of tea and to chat about her brand new book, When the Moon is a Smile, is Teena Raffa-Mulligan. Teena writes tales to entertain children of all ages and her publications includ […]

  • Meet the Illustrator: Amy Calautti
    by intheirownwrite on June 7, 2019 at 1:00 am

    AMY’S TOP TIP FOR ILLUSTRATORS: You are on your own journey. Don’t look to the side, just keep working and win your own race. Amy Calautti has loved to draw from a young age and often made up games based around drawing to entertain her younger brother and cousins. Her artistic talent was noticed and … Continue reading Meet the Illustrator: Amy Calautt […]

  • Meet the Author: Paul Russell
    by intheirownwrite on May 24, 2019 at 1:00 am

    Paul’s top writing tip: Be honest. Your stories are yours alone, find what it is that makes you unique and use that to make your stories the same. Paul Russell is a primary teacher, artist, playwright and children’s author with five previous titles including Grandma Forgets, which made the CBCA list of notable picture books … Continue reading Meet the Author: Paul Russ […]

  • Meet the Author: Sallie Muirden
    by intheirownwrite on May 10, 2019 at 12:45 am

    Sally’s top tip for aspiring authors: If you haven’t already, do a creative writing course at a reputable institution. It isn’t just what you learn from a writing teacher. You will receive feedback from your peers in the workshopping setting and you will make writing buddies that will support you on your journey.     … Continue reading Meet the Author: Sallie Muirden […]

  • Meet the Author: Amra Pajalić
    by intheirownwrite on April 19, 2019 at 1:00 am

    Read, read, read. Write, write, write. Submit, submit, submit. Repeat. -Amra Pajalić Amra Pajalić is an award-winning author, an editor and teacher. Her memoir Things Nobody Knows But Me will be published by Transit Lounge in May . Memoir extracts have been published in Meet Me at the Intersection (Fremantle Press, 2018) and Rebellious Daughters … Continue reading Meet the Author: Amra Pajalić […]