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The ‘F’ Word

I’m starting a new category here in the books section of my site: WIP. (Work-in-progress, for the non-acronym-obsessed amongst you). I’ll be posting bits and pieces here about my current WIP until it becomes a thing-that-is-no-longer-in-progress (aka a book). I ‘finished’

The_End
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The ‘F’ Word

I’m starting a new category here in the books section of my site: WIP. (Work-in-progress, for the non-acronym-obsessed amongst you). I’ll be posting bits and pieces here about my current WIP until it becomes a thing-that-is-no-longer-in-progress (aka a book). I ‘finished’

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CBCA Notable Book

More good Run news. More good news for Run. It’s a thrilling time. It’s also (all so) strange. It’s a strange process. You have an idea. You jot it down, but it won’t let you go. It gnaws at your

CBCA-Logo-Hi-Res-234x300
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CBCA Notable Book

More good Run news. More good news for Run. It’s a thrilling time. It’s also (all so) strange. It’s a strange process. You have an idea. You jot it down, but it won’t let you go. It gnaws at your

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2014 Inky Awards Longlist

I’m completely thrilled & delighted that Run has been longlisted for the 2014 Inky Awards. It means a lot to be included on this list, especially because the list was actually picked by teen judges. (Such kudos to the Inside A

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2014 Inky Awards Longlist

I’m completely thrilled & delighted that Run has been longlisted for the 2014 Inky Awards. It means a lot to be included on this list, especially because the list was actually picked by teen judges. (Such kudos to the Inside A

BookTalk
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Scottish Book Trust: Book Talk

I recently had the pleasure of meeting up and talking with Ryan Van Winkle, as he dashed through Sydney on his way back to Edinburgh. We talked all things Run, and all things parkour, and some of it ended up on a

BookTalk
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Scottish Book Trust: Book Talk

I recently had the pleasure of meeting up and talking with Ryan Van Winkle, as he dashed through Sydney on his way back to Edinburgh. We talked all things Run, and all things parkour, and some of it ended up on a

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Vapour Trails – 10th anniversary edition

Vapour Trails, 2nd Edition 2014 Available from: CIP Tomely iTunes Google Play Kobo ASA Amazon Ebook AU$2.99 ISBN 9780975207741 “An exciting and delicate book, subtle and tense… from clipped staccato abbreviations of social moments to more ruminative poems, the cycle induces

VT_cover_small

Vapour Trails – 10th anniversary edition

Vapour Trails, 2nd Edition 2014 Available from: CIP Tomely iTunes Google Play Kobo ASA Amazon Ebook AU$2.99 ISBN 9780975207741 “An exciting and delicate book, subtle and tense… from clipped staccato abbreviations of social moments to more ruminative poems, the cycle induces

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Set In Concrete

The main thing behind Run, of course, was parkour. But one of the other main things was concrete poetry. Words are fickle things. It’s hard to pin down meaning with them. I think most writers are aware of the limitations that words have,

Impounded Illusion (Horizon), Sweeney Read 1976
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Set In Concrete

The main thing behind Run, of course, was parkour. But one of the other main things was concrete poetry. Words are fickle things. It’s hard to pin down meaning with them. I think most writers are aware of the limitations that words have,

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Run Teaching Notes

It’s basically impossible to be objective about your own work. (This is not a book, it’s my baby!) This is all the more reason to be thankful for the good people of Penguin, who have put together some teaching notes for Run. 

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Run Teaching Notes

It’s basically impossible to be objective about your own work. (This is not a book, it’s my baby!) This is all the more reason to be thankful for the good people of Penguin, who have put together some teaching notes for Run.