In Their Own Write

In Their Own Write Advice and insights from published authors

  • 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 […]

  • Meet the Author: Melissa Ferguson
    by intheirownwrite on April 5, 2019 at 3:04 am

    Melissa Ferguson is a cancer-fighting scientist who loves to explore scientific possibilities through fiction. She lives in Geelong with her husband, two children and two guinea pigs. Her short fiction has appeared in Island Magazine, Luna Station Quarterly and Postscripts to Darkness. Her debut novel The Shining Wall is available now. You can connect with … Continue reading Meet the Author: Melissa Ferguson […]

  • Meet the Author: P.L. Harris
    by intheirownwrite on March 22, 2019 at 1:00 am

    Peta’s top tip for aspiring authors: Seek knowledge from those that have been in your shoes. Ask those in your genre what works. Do courses and attend conferences if you know the content is going to help you as a writer. Don’t be afraid to ask as many questions as you can and know that … Continue reading Meet the Author: P.L. Harris […]

  • Meet the Author: Kelly Van Nelson
    by intheirownwrite on March 8, 2019 at 1:00 am

    Kelly’s top tip for writers: Dig deep and leverage willpower. It’s the ultimate superpower to ensure you never give up. Kelly Van Nelson is a fiction author who lived in the UK and South Africa before immigrating to Australia. She has had multiple poetry and short stories featured in publications in the UK, USA, and … Continue reading Meet the Author: Kelly Van Nelson […]

  • 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 […]