Taking 5 with Dr Pippa Carron
ACT Writers Centre

Taking 5 with Dr Pippa Carron

This week we ask workshop tutor, Dr Pippa Carron, five questions about writing and editing. Pippa is teaching two upcoming workshops at the Writers Centre: Grammar and Punctuation Primer for Fiction and Nonfiction Writers and Focus on Stylistics. Check our website for more information and to get involved.  Can you briefly describe your writing and editing career? … Continue reading

Taking 5 with Tom Davis
Q&A

Taking 5 with Tom Davis

Tom Davis is an Australian playwright, whose new play The Chain Bridge is currently in rehearsal at The Street, and due to open Saturday 21st November. Tell us a little about yourself and your writing background. I’m a Canberra-based playwright, a University of Melbourne fellow and a foreign aid / foreign policy analyst. I wrote … Continue reading

Taking five with Helen Scheuerer
Q&A

Taking five with Helen Scheuerer

Tell us a little bit about yourself and your creative endeavours. I’m a creative writer and editor from Sydney. Right now, I’m pursuing publication of my first novel, while running Writer’s Edit—the online literary magazine I founded in 2013. I’m also currently managing the production and publication of our second creative writing anthology Kindling Volume … Continue reading

Taking five with David Stavanger
ACT Writers Centre / Workshop

Taking five with David Stavanger

David Stavanger is running a workshop Page + Stage Saturday 18 April 10am–2pm at the ACT Writers Centre, where participants will be introduced to the key elements of writing poetry for both the page and spoken word for the stage, without being constrained by the limits of form or competition. 1. Tell us a little bit yourself and your creative endeavours. I am … Continue reading