#illo52weeks – July’s Illustrations

Jul 29, 2015
July has been a cold month. But I  have still managed to submit 3 manuscripts: for a monthly short story blog for a Writer’s Unleashed picture book competition (deadline has now closed) to an e...

One Word Day: ‘Fly’

May 16, 2012
Today on Facebook a post has appeared highlighting One Word Day in Melbourne. This is a special event organised to raise funds for the Indigenous Literacy Foundation. It is supported by local illustra...

Rejection letters

Dec 16, 2011
Yesterday I received a rejection note in the post along with the manuscript for a children’s picture book that I had sent over a month ago. A reply in just over a month is pretty good going comp...