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If you haven’t used twitter before and it scares the life out of you, welcome to Twilert your new best friend. Twitter is the ultimate needle in a haystack. Millions of messages get posted every minute, how would you find out about something like “Margaret Catchpole” who the Hawkesbury Writers president has recently written a […]


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Part 1 Part 2 This Weeks Podcast – Chocky I am still working out the podcast for the week but I am hoping it will be the John Wyndham book/tv series “Chocky”. This series was a favourite of mine growing up because it goes past the idea that Aliens will descend upon us in spaceships […]


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Interview with Simon. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Simon in Action in a Sketch from Danger Signs. This Weeks Podcast – Chocky I am still working out the podcast for the week but I am hoping it will be the John Wyndham book/tv series “Chocky”. This series was a favourite of mine growing […]


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What do Karate, Orchestral Music and Writing have in common? At first blush not a great deal. Look a little deeper though and you will see in each of these activities three classes of people – the interested amateurs, the journeyman and the elite. What makes the difference between these groups is not “skill” as […]


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Rick is a man of many talents, singer, poet, writer, artist, photographer and all round geeky guy. Today I asked him about the legacies he wants to leave behind and his reply was profound, inspiring and a great example to anyone who is struggling to live out the life they are meant to live. Check […]


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Creative Lessons Christmas is a time for coming together with family, well one of my personal disappointments is that I cannot get together with my Martian Creative family this christmas. I would like to think that one day it will be possible for all four of us to be in the same room. Even with […]


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On the surface BookBuzzr, an on-line book marketing service sounds great. Their own Marketing line is – “The Books Market Themselves”. They also claim to have thousands of authors successfully using their solution. Both claims are more than likely to be (pardon my french) crap. On the first claim, books by JK Rowling, Dan Brown, […]


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This Weeks Podcast – Legacies With the recent death of Science Fiction Author Anne McCaffrey, I am taking the opportunity to talk about the changes in the world that some of the great science fiction writers have made. I also will have some comments from a few of the guests that have appeared on the […]


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Many books have been devoted to excellence, usually by people who have made a lot of money – the modern “gold” standard for excellence. Excellence can be a frightening thing, it seems like it requires countless hours dedicated with unerring focus on a single pursuit. Think elite sportsmen, concert pianists, billionaires. Now think… it can […]


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Highway To Mars

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