In 2014: I was the editor and final judge of the Redlitzer Junior Anthology. After selecting the editors' choice from the shortlist, I also mentored the finalists on the workshop day. Read more about my experience on my blog. I was the judge of the Gympie Regional Libraries short story, poetry and picture book writing competition. This was my first visit to Gympie and I enjoyed meeting the local writers at the awards night and my workshop the next day. Read more on my blog.
I had loads of fun chatting with ABC612 BRISBANE's 'Mornings' presenter, Steve Austin, celebrating the release of Snap Magic. He's so easy to talk to! Have a listen to our chat here. The most surprising thing happened on the way home in the car. I received an email from a listener! A grandfather immediately went on line and bought a copy for his granddaughter. Then, while having a coffee at the shops that same day, the folks beside us in our favourite cafe had also heard the