In conversation with Mark Henshaw

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Words by Jenni Curry, ACTWC Blogger in Residence I met with a very interesting Canberra based author, Mark Henshaw, for a coffee and a chat. He has recently published his second book, The Snow Kimono, and taken on the new role as Creative Producer for Literature at Gorman Arts Centre.…

How to find short story (and other) writing competitions

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Words by Jenni Curry, ACTWC Blogger in Residence We all know that a great way to build your profile as an author is to get published. But before you will be ready to publish a book, you will likely need to publish a few other things. For nonfiction writers, this…

The ‘practice’ of writing

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Words by Jenni Curry, ACTWC Blogger in Residence In one of my recent yoga classes, the teacher reminded us that we should not aim to have the most beautiful pose, or the perfect stance. Nor should we aim to get our chest/knees/head on the floor. We were all unlikely to…