It’s always interesting to find out when a writer believes their career started. Was it as they tapped out their first story as a child and found a willing audience? Was it as they finally cracked the market, after being a part-time writer, to become ‘someone’ when they published a hit novel after numerous beige…

Independent producers and Brisbane-based theatre companies can apply to a new funding initiative called The Bridge. The Bridge offers $300K over four years towards giving local performers and producers the targeted project support they need to grow the presenting capacity of Brisbane’s performing arts sector. Each year will have a “focus art form”, aligned to the Brisbane…

For those who haven’t come along to a Race before here’s what you need to know: A Writing Race is a self-directed, one-hour writing session done in the company of online peers. The Race takes the form of a comment stream within the Writing Race Event created on the AWM Facebook page. Just ‘join’ the…

1) A question we get asked a lot here at QWC: what’s the difference between memoir and autobiography? As I see it, autobiography is an account of a whole life, from one’s origins to the present. It recounts childhood, family, relationships, travel, work, achievements, philosophy – anything the writer thinks is interesting or relevant. Memoir…

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