In Their Own Write

In Their Own Write Advice and insights from published authors

  • Meet the Author: Carmel Bird
    by intheirownwrite on November 29, 2019 at 4:24 am

    Carmel’s top tip for aspiring authors: Take the whole thing very seriously – it’s a vocation or a job – it isn’t a hobby. It’s also a gift and a privilege. Winner of the Patrick White Literary Award, and three times short-listed for the Miles Franklin Award, Carmel Bird is the author of eleven novels … Continue reading Meet the Author: Carmel Bird […]

  • Meet the Author: Catherine de Saint Phalle
    by intheirownwrite on November 15, 2019 at 1:00 am

    Catherine’s top writing tip: Be yourself in every way. Absolute honesty with oneself is my only tip. Does a mole lie to himself? Does a dog? Even if a dog tries to pull one over his human companion, like pretending he or she hasn’t eaten for weeks when they’ve just had their breakfast, you can … Continue reading Meet the Author: Catherine de Saint Pha […]

  • Meet the Author: Robert Vescio
    by intheirownwrite on October 25, 2019 at 1:00 am

    Robert Vescio has worked in the publishing industry for more than 12 years as a Production Manager and a Photo Editor, working on a number of photographic magazines. Robert enjoyed sourcing photographic material from world-renowned photographers the ilks of Mario Testino, Annie Leibovitz, Patrick Demarchelier and Jean-Baptiste Mondino just to name a few. Two of … Continue reading Meet the Author: Robert Vescio […]

  • Meet the Author: Stephanie Ward
    by intheirownwrite on October 18, 2019 at 1:00 am

    Stephanie’s top tip for aspiring authors: Believe. If you can’t believe in yourself (because so many of us writers are plagued with self-doubt), believe in your story. Or believe in your characters. They deserve to be heard. Stephanie Ward is the author of Arabella and the Magic Pencil, illustrated by Shaney Hyde, published by EK … Continue reading Meet the Author: Stephanie Ward […]

  • Meet the Author: Inez Baranay
    by intheirownwrite on October 4, 2019 at 1:00 am

    Inez’s top tip for aspiring authors: Write however you want to write. Make your own rules, find your own voice. Inez Baranay was born in Naples, Italy, grew up in Sydney, Australia. She has published 12 books of fiction and non-fiction, and has lived in and taught creative writing in countries including India, Indonesia and … Continue reading Meet the Author: Inez Baranay […]