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August Update

It's my thirteenth novel and it feels like my first. Due out mid-next year. August Update As you can see from the pic above, Harper-Collins have contracted to purchase 'Minds of Sand and Light' for Australian release in the middle of next year. Here's a quick sample...

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July Update

It's not often a mid-winter rainbow appears above the surf. This one felt special. July Update I've been head-down working on two new works - one is the sequel to 'Dark Heavens' which I'm thinking will probably be called 'Serpent Princess' because it's mostly Simone,...

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June Update

This links to my recording of the Undersea Palace dungeon in Final Fantasy XIV - a Japanese company's imagining of a fantasy far-eastern location. Please forgive my lousy camera work!   June Update   Thanks to everyone who came up to say hello in Adelaide,...

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May Update

From 'White Tiger': The sun set behind us. The high rises along the beach made elongated shadows on the sand. The sky turned a delicate shade of lilac and the breeze became cooler. The beach was almost deserted. I pulled on my wrap. ... This passage is the...

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April Update

'And what time do you call this then? We're dying of starvation here!' - Pixie This is one of the faces waiting for me on my arrival home from Brisbane Oz Comic-Con. (Don't take the picture yet I'm not ready oh what you already took it?) Thanks so much to everyone who...

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March Update

Aftermath of the floods - the beach was covered in debris. This cabinet could have been part of a boat? They pulled it out of the water because it had broken glass in it. This month is going to be super busy for me! I have the Character Building workshop next weekend,...

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February Update

I pass a nature reserve on my daily walk, and it's full of fairy wrens that nobody notices because they're so small and camouflaged. There's two in this photo. February Update Brisbane people I will be at Oz Comic-Con in March! I'll post more details on my website as...

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January Update

This has been the Gold Coast weather the past few weeks - rough and rainy. January Update I've just spent three fabulous weeks being - as my daughter puts it - a 'potato'. The weather has been rainy, windy and rough because of Cyclone Seth just off the coast. As an...

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December Update

It's December, and I want to wish you all the very best for the upcoming break. Here's a special small gift for you, it's the story of: How I Bought A Picture of Pak Tai Temple (Before I even knew what it was.) Hong Kong has an annual tradition of having a ‘White...

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November Update

Built myself a new computer! Left side is the pretty coloured lights of the interior, right side is all the stuff happening in the background. Rather like the way I write, really. (I promise I tidied those cables before I put the case back on.) November Newsletter...

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