Tabetha Rogers-Beggs: A Writing Whirlwind

Tabetha Rogers-Beggs: A Writing Whirlwind

This week's guest in the attic is my busy writerly friend, Tabetha Rogers Beggs. Tabetha is mix of all things creative; performer, playwright, writer and philosopher. She is the Chairwoman of the historic Katharine Susannah Prichard (KSP) Writers' Centre,...

Joyce Mathers: Writing For Weddings

Joyce Mathers: Writing For Weddings

I'm so proud to introduce today's guest in the attic—Joyce Mathers. Joyce grew up in the northeast of Scotland and after falling in love with Australia while on holiday, returned here to live in 1990. She's owned many businesses over the...

Shannon Meyerkort: Wearing Many Hats

Shannon Meyerkort: Wearing Many Hats

This week, local writer, Shannon Meyerkort, joins me in the attic. Shannon is a writer and blogger based in Perth, where she lives with her husband and three daughters. She has been published in various magazines, both print and online, has had short stories...

Nadia L. King: Are My Boobs Guilty

Nadia L. King: Are My Boobs Guilty

This week's post is a little different, but something I think all women of a certain age will relate to, so keep reading ... Nadia L. King was born in Dublin, Ireland, in the 1970s. Her first book “Jenna’s Truth” will be published this month by Aulexic...

Maureen Helen: On the Edge of Eighty

Maureen Helen: On the Edge of Eighty

Every week when I introduce the next writer in the attic, I say how excited I am to welcome them as my guest. It's probably starting to sound as if I'm just saying it because I must, but it's true. Every week I am excited—and...

Emily Paull: Being a Writer in Your Twenties

Emily Paull: Being a Writer in Your Twenties

This week, Emily Paull joins me in the attic. Emily is a writer, a blogger and a bookseller. In 2014, she was Young Writer in Residence at the KSP Writers Centre in the Perth Hills. Her work has appeared in Trove, METIOR, [Re]Sisters and Shibboleth and other stories,...

Jenn J McLeod: Embracing a Second Chance

Jenn J McLeod: Embracing a Second Chance

Today, I welcome author, Jenn J McLeod, into the attic. These days, Jenn lives the gypsy life in a fifth-wheeler caravan, her days spent writing heart-warming, small town fiction: tales of friendship, family and contemporary country life. House for all...

Hey, I Have a Guest in the Attic …

Hey, I Have a Guest in the Attic …

I'm very proud to introduce my first guest author to the attic: Lily Malone, author of His Brand of Beautiful (Escape Publishing, 2013), The Goodbye Ride (2013), and Fairway to Heaven (2014). Lily lives in Margaret River with her husband and two young sons. She...