In Their Own Write

In Their Own Write Advice and insights from published authors

  • 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 […]

  • Meet the Author: Rachel Nightingale
    by intheirownwrite on November 2, 2018 at 1:00 am

    What do rainbow cupcakes have to do with a writer’s life? Today’s guest author Rachel Nightingale reveals this and more as part of the book tour to celebrate the release of the second book in her YA fantasy series. Rachel was a highly imaginative child who used to pretend she was a gypsy wandering the … Continue reading Meet the Author: Rachel Nightinga […]

  • Meet the Author: Melissa Fagan
    by intheirownwrite on October 19, 2018 at 10:05 am

    Melissa Fagan is a writer and editor based in Brisbane, where she also teaches and lectures in creative writing courses at the University of Queensland and QUT. Her fiction and nonfiction has been published in Overland, Kill Your Darlings, Meanjin, QWeekend and others. At various times throughout her life (but mostly pre-21st century) she has … Continue reading Meet the Author: Melissa Fagan […]