Writing tips and other bits

Laugh-out-loud summer read

A book I edited is up on Amazon and the customer reviews are right, Shizzle Inc is a rollicking laugh-out-loud book. It was probably the…

When is a hyphen not a hyphen?

When it’s a dash! Confused? You’re not alone. For a start, there’s not even a dash on a computer keyboard, though sometimes Microsoft Word will…

Cracking good read

Looking for a cracking good read? You can’t go past As Long as she Lives by Melbourne’s own Darcy Conroy, which was launched at Dymocks…

Talented RMIT alumni

Congratulations to Sophie Laguna for winning the Miles Franklin award for The Eye of the Sheep. Another RMIT Professional Writing and Editing alumni kicking goals,…