It has been a wonderful year for meeting some very talented and successful writers, among them Katherine Battersby, Troy Cassar Daley (song writer – with a memoir), Sarah Holland Batt, and Tim Winton as well as reconnecting with Alesa Lajana. I have enjoyed reading their books or listening to their songs and stories, and learning from the way they approach things. Little Wing, I read and then sent to my niece for her daughter’s first birthday.
I still have to write up the talk by Tim Winton, and will do that hopefully over the holidays. All my energies are going into creative writing at the moment so sharing photo highlights for now.
What can I say but attending these launches, concerts, talks or master classes has inspired me to put my best efforts in with my craft. I can’t wait to see who I might meet next year, and what adventures might be around the corner. It would be so lovely to visit Katherine in Canada. I have a severe case of itchy feet, and have decided to save for overseas trips! Just have to find a way to make these trips. Perhaps just thinking they might be possible, will make me take the steps to take more journeys beyond the shores of where I now live…
Time to make a few more dreams reality.