Tag Archive: 2012snapshot

Jun 03

Snapshot 2012: Kate Forsyth

HAPPY BIRTHDAY KATE!!!!! Kate Forsyth is the bestselling and award-winning author of more than twenty books, ranging from picture books to poetry to novels for both children and adults. Her most recent book for adults is Bitter Greens, a retelling of the Rapunzel fairytale interwoven with the dramatic, true life story of the woman who …

Continue reading »

Jun 03

Snapshot 2012: Pete Kempshall

Pete Kempshall started out writing short stories for licensed properties like Doctor Who, before finding himself drawn to the darker side of fiction on the Australian scene. A member of the Australian Horror Writers Association, he works with – and benefits from – the AHWA Critique Group, and was recently nominated as both writer and …

Continue reading »

Jun 02

Snapshot 2012: Bruce Gillespie

I was born in 1947, have two sisters, lived in the south-eastern Melbourne suburb of Oakleigh for the first eleven years of my life, and then our family moved to Syndal, then up the country for a few years (Melton then had 500 people; now it has 100,000) because of my father’s job. From Bacchus …

Continue reading »

Jun 02

Snapshot 2012: Jason Nahrung

Jason Nahrung grew up on a Queensland cattle property and now lives in Melbourne with his wife and fellow writer Kirstyn McDermott. He works as an editor and journalist to fund his travel addiction. His dark fiction includes The Darkness Within (Hachette Australia) and Salvage (Twelfth Planet Press). He can be found online at www.jasonnahrung.com  1)  What’s …

Continue reading »

Jun 01

Snapshot 2012

The Aussie Spec Fic Snapshot has taken place three times over the past eight years. In 2005, Ben Peek spent a frantic week interviewing 43 people in the Australian spec fic scene, and since then, it’s grown every time, now taking  a team of interviewers working together to accomplish! In the lead up to Continuum 8 in Melbourne, …

Continue reading »

» Newer posts