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Zee’s Photo Challenge #1

I’ve been listening to some photography podcasts, and watching some YouTube videos. There’s a lot about settings you can change...

On allowing creative play even though I’m a ‘grown up’

As you will all know by now, I have recently established a new publishing company called Blue Mushroom Books (if...

One Word 2018: Trust

For the last few years I have been using the idea of ‘one word’ as a type of New Year...

Looking back and looking forward

Looking back and looking forward

Note: It’s been a while since I blogged, and you can expect my blog posts to be more sporadic in...

A new direction: Focusing on Non-Fiction

I’m starting a new publishing company called Blue Mushroom Books. Everything is still a work in progress right now, but...

Ramble On Book Launch

Thank you again to everyone who played a part in the launch! It was by all accounts a wonderful afternoon...

It’s okay to not be happy with your work

When I was finishing off the formatting for Ramble On over the last few weeks, it was taking longer than...

On bookselling: you get back what you give

I’ve been selling at events for a while now. The first was The Caretaker of Imagination book launch, then craft markets,...

On over sharing

Sometimes I’m aware that I say a lot more than many people would about the stuff that I’m struggling with,...

SONZA: Spotlight On New Zealand Arts

This is a project dedicated to highlighting creative New Zealanders. Every couple of weeks we feature a kiwi talent who...

Work in Progress: Ramble On

Walking is New Zealand’s favourite sport – and it does wonders for my physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual health, so...

Be the teacup

I often listen to podcasts when I’m walking (for running I need something with more energy though!), and I recently...