Events

The awesomeness that was the Hamilton Zinefest 2017

The first zinefest I ever attended was the 2016 Hamilton Zinefest, so it was great to be back at this...

Broken/Beautiful & I am an Artist: Book launch & exhibition

The exhibition and book launch was a wonderful event! There were so many positive people in one place, it was...

Broken/Beautiful & I am an Artist: Book launch & exhibition

The exhibition and book launch was a wonderful event! There were so many positive people in one place, it was...

A note from a superhero author and an update on the NZ Young Writers’ Anthology

So the super creative young writer, Ella, has written the most awesome foreword in history. Or something like that. Read...

A note from a superhero author and an update on the NZ Young Writers' Anthology

So the super creative young writer, Ella, has written the most awesome foreword in history. Or something like that. Read...

In the studio: a few updates, and the NZ Book Festival

I’ve been a bit quiet online, partly because I’ve been plodding away at the various projects I’m working on at...

Out and About: Onehunga Primary School Book Week

Last week I had the pleasure of meeting with the staff and students at Onehunga Primary School. After every visit,...

Out and About: Auckland Zinefest

Since getting into zine-making (which I talk about here) I’ve attended two zinefests: Hamilton and Tauranga. Both were wonderful in...

Out & About: My first craft market of the year

On craft markets… I started attending craft markets as an author in June last year, kicking off with the Mangere...

Day Two at the NZ Independent Book Festival 2015

Once again, it was a BRILLIANT day. I have been blown away by all the support I’ve received leading up...

Day One at the NZ Independent Book Festival 2015

I got set up, crossed my fingers that my signage wouldn’t fall down, and breathed a sigh of relief when...

Don’t sell – just talk! [Book Events Series]

Don’t sell – just talk! [Book Events Series]

I don’t like churning out a sales pitch. I don’t want to feel like I’m pushing someone into buying something...