A showcase for new or aspiring authors to tell us about their inspirations. It was Marianne who started this ball rolling but since then many other authors have shared their innermost fears and desires!

I’M A WRITER . . .

. . .and a business man by Mark Ellis
. . .although I sometimes have to remind myself why by Dane Huckelbridge
. . .and a mother by Alice Allan
. . .and I hate writing! by Melinda Salisbury
. . .get me out of here! by Marianne Kavanagh
. . . and I killed off millions and millions of people says GX Todd
. . . and I’m A Little Bit Radio Ga-Ga by Lisa Thompson
. . . and I made my own success by Emlie Schepp
. . . who is not afraid to take risks by Helen MacKinven
. . . and an optimist with a vivid imagination by Colette Dartford
 . . . who loves TV drama says Sara Sheridan
. . . and I need to get away from it all! by Sam Blake
. . . Why I Wrote Rawblood by Catriona Ward
. . . it’s the only way I can make sense of the world by Vicky Jenkins
. . . but I used to be a book publicist by David Sanger
. . . and a people watcher says Pam Rhodes
. . . and I had ‘writers block’ for 15 years says Tanya Bullock
. . . and I loved researching for my historical novel says Nicola Cornick
. . . and this is how my award winning first chapter became a novel says GJ Minett
. . . and I’m sick of happy endings by Radhika Sanghani
. . . and I love social media by Emily Benet
. . . and I hate having my photo taken, by T.R. Richmond
. . . and I celebrate Senior Citizens by Sylvie Nickels
. . . and I like writing about sex! by Krissy Kneen
. . . and I like telling bedtime stories by James MacManus
. . . and I don’t know whether I’m a pantser or a planner! Laura Wilkinson
. . . and I used to write screenplays by Simon Booker
. . . and I trained as a Meteorologist by Maria V Snyder
. . . and I didn’t mean to be! by Leigh Russell
. . . and I had a dream by Tim Baker