Author Journal · Page 3 of 35 · Wendy Orr
Wendy Orr's author diary: the journal following a writer's working life and the progress of new books, from idea to manuscript to publication.
Sometimes it’s difficult to distinguish research from ‘bright shiny object’ distraction. When you’re planning a new book that needs solid research for its background, every new thread seems so exciting that it’s…Read
Buy it now – Australian edition A lovely letter this week completely sums up all the best reasons for writing The Rainbow Street books, which are set in an animal shelter. “This…Read
Our friends at grammarly.com have sent a helpful list of things to watch for when editing – whether it’s your NaNoWriMo novel or anything else. However I’ve held back on sharing till…Read
Today, Harry the Rescue Dog is interviewing Champ for his Rainbow Street Animal Shelter blog post with special thanks to Fiona Ingram for translating, and for including Champ’s poem as well! Tell us a…Read
It’s impossible to overemphasise the importance of literacy, so I’m sharing this infographic from Grammarly https://www.grammarly.com/plagiarism-checker (More than just cute quotes on Facebook!) I did have one query, as I thought the infographic…Read