Q Station, formerly known as the Quarantine Station at North Head, was the perfect setting for the NSW English Teachers’ Association inaugural Writing Teachers Retreat. Formerly a place of infection and despair, the revitalised Former Men’s Smoking Room was our primary writing space for two days at the beginning of these April school holidays. As […]…

Tuesday Tidbit: Good Morning

Happy Tuesday, time for another D.R Breshears Tidbit! This is what I strive for in Flash Fiction; quick intrigue, quick emotion, and a hint of unsolved mystery. Enjoy! Good Morning The alarm clock was heard from the other side of the thick wooden walls. He would slam the clock, yawn, cough, scratch his balls, then […]…

Read Write Wikity

“Who You Are @jimgroom” by mrkrndvs is licensed under CC BY-SAThis post is intended to document my Wikity journey. I had been meaning to investigate the idea further after reading Michael Caulfield’s reflections on the project at the end of the year. However, it got put on the backburner for a number of reasons, one… via…

How NOT to make money blogging

I have not made any money blogging, although I am trying. Partly this is because because I spend so much time on this blog, but mainly the impetus is desire to connect with readers more. Some bloggers make montetising seem so easy such as Australian mum bloggers Stay at Home Mum and Love from Mim.…