Month: May 2014

Launch of my short story

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Friends and family / Indigenous Australians / Meaning of life and that stuff / Writing

I have been absent from WordPress in recent weeks as I worked on finishing my unit of study with Edith Cowan University online. The unit is Authorship and Publication. The main submission for assessment is my ebook, Beyond the Crossing. As it is my first short story I decided to make it available as a free ebook to anyone who would like to read it. With assignments now completed,¬† I can start preparing for my […]

Perserverance

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Acceptance / Art / creativity / Dreams / Gratitude / Motivation / Writing

I am feeling a bit stressed about completing my writing studies in the next two weeks. I still have a few hurdles to jump over and know I have to work hard to achieve a good result. I confess to a great fear of failing. In reality, failing this unit would not make much difference to my life but I will be really disappointed in myself if I don’t succeed. There is also a sense […]

Learning by doing

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creativity / Kimberley / Motivation / Numbulwar / Writing / You must be kidding?

Today I searched for quotes to motivate me to continue my work on a current writing assignment. I need to have a 2,500 word draft piece of fiction ready for editing by Monday at the latest. I have written about 3,000 words so far but it lacks energy. I need to do a lot more work on it. I am basing my short story on some of my experiences living in outback Australia.