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Ask A Grown Writer: Kate Forster

Today in Ask A Grown Writer, Kate Forster is our guest. Kate is the author of heaps of BOOKS! For adults: The Perfect Location, The Perfect Retreat, Seduction and Close Up. For young adults: Unlucky Break, Head over High Heels, Beauty…

Blog BWP Writing Tips

What Makes A Good Blog Post?

Let’s get back to basics and talk about what makes a good blog post. Many bloggers sit down and write a bit of a stream of consciousness, then hit publish. They favour a kind of bloggy ramble about their…

Ask A Grown Writer Blog BWP

Ask A Grown Writer: Lana Hirschowitz

Today we’re Ask A Grown Writer-ing with Lana Hirschowitz, a fellow compadre at Kidspot, but also a blogger at The Sharpest Pencil. Lana previously worked at Mamamia for five years and launched iVillage on our shores too. I asked Lana for…

Blog BWP Motivation Week One Writing Tips

Finding Your Blog Niche

  Let’s talk about blog niches! Food blogs, style blogs, craft blogs, shazam! In ye olden days of blogging, blogs were much less sophisticated. They usually stayed within their niche, posting images and writing that fitted their chosen genre.…

Blog BWP Motivation Week One Writing Tips

Why Are You Blogging?

Blogging is a really excellent metaphor for life, I feel. If you try to balance your blogging approach so that it mirrors your life approach, then your blog will serve you well.  Alternatively, you could have a really great-totally-together…