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Johny Thundersbeard does not procrastinate about writing

Tag Archives: australian writers

I Am Your Market: Library Pull List

Driving home on Sunday, I happened upon the radio station for Vision Australia. I love a good AM station when they veer away from talkback and into radio report land. … Continue reading

December 30, 2013 · 1 Comment

Finished A Chapter

Just wrote 328 words before bed to finish Chapter 14 of my stream of conscious novel “Mutants Walk Amongst Us, Scrabbling, Scrabbling.” I only set out to write a single … Continue reading

August 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Writing to Spec

I dont care too much for labels. It’s not that I’m against them, it’s just that I don’t really care when they get used. Take the use of  Speculative Fiction … Continue reading

August 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Today was a big success. Yes, I successfully

Firstly, apologies to those on my email list for all the “30 Day Blogging Challenge” entries. They are actually from last year, I am moving my writing.com blog from there … Continue reading

May 9, 2013 · 1 Comment

3 Tips on How NOT to Write Fiction

Tip #1: Paint Your House. The outside. Tip #2: When painting the parts of the house that no one will ever see (like roof side window sills on a cathedral … Continue reading

January 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Today is a Victory

Out of the blue, I just wrote 250 words on my Steam Punk cowboy story. I was going through my Google Drive account looking for my novel doc.  I was … Continue reading

December 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Identifying with Underdogs

I follow a great little aussie writer. One of her many extracurricular activities (let’s call being a writer her main job, even though technically it’s not) is being the slushpile … Continue reading

December 26, 2012 · 1 Comment

Notes on Kami Brings the Hellfire

http://www.lifeandothertragedies.com/kami-brings-the-hellfire/ I wrote this last night natter one of those creative flashes you often get. The visuals fully formed. So for once I actually sat down and just wrote it. … Continue reading

December 21, 2011 · Leave a comment

…On Pseudonyms

James Chivallo. Daryl Hackett, Nicole Quinterro, Dana Springfield, Louis Blackburn Jnr, Some Other Bloke, Prophet Ra, Duck the Third, Mark Delgado. These are just some of the nom de plumes … Continue reading

October 2, 2011 · Leave a comment

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