In Their Own Write

In Their Own Write Advice and insights from published authors

  • Meet the Author: Sonia Bellhouse
    by intheirownwrite on February 14, 2019 at 1:00 am

    Sonia’s top tip for aspiring authors: Think about what excites you, what inspires you. Write about that. Even if it’s not in now, you never know what will become the next trend. Sonia Bellhouse grew up in England, but she now makes Australia her home. Inspired by Enid Blyton’s comment, ‘One day you might write … Continue reading Meet the Author: Sonia Bellhous […]

  • Meet the Author: William Lane
    by intheirownwrite on January 11, 2019 at 1:00 am

      William’s top tip for aspiring authors: Find the thing that is most important to you to say, and that you are able to say at present. William Lane lives in the Hunter Valley, NSW, where he is raising three children. After completing an Honours degree in Australian literature, he travelled and worked in a … Continue reading Meet the Author: William Lan […]

  • In the Picture: Veronica Rooke
    by intheirownwrite on December 14, 2018 at 1:00 am

    In this new occasional series, illustrators share the stories behind the pictures. Today, the spotlight is on Veronica Rooke, artist, graphic designer and cartoonist. When Veronica isn’t trying to master baking gluten free muffins or hanging out with her neighbour’s cat, she’s absorbed in her next illustrating project. That could be anything from fire breathing frogs … Continue reading In the Picture: Veronica Rook […]

  • Meet the Author: Jan Golembiewski
    by intheirownwrite on November 30, 2018 at 1:00 am

    Jan’s top tip for aspiring authors: I really believe in the power of story. If you don’t have a good yarn, even the prettiest of prose has nothing to say. And if you don’t have a good story, then turn away from your keyboard and head for the door. Don’t bring anything with you other … Continue reading Meet the Author: Jan Golembiewsk […]

  • Meet the Author: Cameron Macintosh
    by intheirownwrite on November 16, 2018 at 1:00 am

    My guest this week is celebrating the release of a new adventure in his popular future detective series for young readers. Cameron Macintosh was born in Melbourne and has been trying very hard to grow up there ever since. He studied Psychology and Italian at Melbourne University, and Professional Writing at RMIT. Since then, he has … Continue reading Meet the Author: Cameron Macintos […]