The Creative Life Podcast: Recovering From Rejection

The Creative Life Podcast Episode Seven This is a topic that not many writers like experiencing, but almost all of us do: rejection. It’s not particularly nice to dwell on and I’m still figuring it out, but in this episode I share how I handle it (and explain the below picture). Subjects Discussed Karen’s first major…

The Creative Life Podcast with guest Lisa Dempster

The Creative Life Podcast Episode Six My guest is Lisa Dempster. Lisa is Festival Director/CEO of the Melbourne Writers Festival and was previously the Director/CEO of the Emerging Writers’ Festival. Lisa has been a literary figure for many years as a professional writer, editor and former publisher of Vignette Press. Lisa has travelled widely in…

The Creative Life Podcast: 6 Pieces of Advice for Beginner Writers

The Creative Life Podcast: Episode Five 6 Pieces of Advice for Beginner Writers “The artist is always beginning. Any work of art which is not a beginning, an invention, a discovery is of little worth.” ― Ezra Pound Starting can be hard; starting again can be equally as hard! Take a listen to learn my tips…