This week, my character Mac Slater will be brought alive onstage courtesy of the State Library of Victoria. They’re working with a director and actors to bring scenes from the second Mac book, I ♥ NY to the stage. I can’t wait to see what they do with it. I love it when someone takes something you’ve created and puts their own spin on it. And I’m looking forward to spending a couple of days in Melbourne, too. It’s a fine, fine city and I always get inspired. I’ll be meeting with the producer and animators bringing my Nit Boy…

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Nit Boy Art Exhibition

Nit Boy Art Exhibition

The Teacher-Librarian at St Joseph’s, Bracken Ridge, in Brisbane recently read my first Nit Boy book, Lift Off! to her students without being … View Post
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The Writing Process

The Writing Process

So often writers are asked to break down the writing process and share secrets in workshops and talks but I believe it’s almost … View Post
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Books for Boys Blog

Books for Boys Blog

I’m still resident blogger over at Boys, Blokes, Books blog. You can catch my recent interviews with Australian authors: David Metzenthen (The Really … View Post
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The Power of Time Off

The Power of Time Off

Back from a week-long break and it was a life-changer. I haven’t had any time off all year and, with three book releases … View Post
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Mac Slater Exhibition

Mac Slater Exhibition

Hey Here are some cool drawings based on my Mac Slater series, created by the students at St Ita’s in Brisbane. And a … View Post
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Making Stories

Making Stories

I found the image above on this blog: A Beautiful Mess (Super-cool chick and her boyfriend’s music is great, too. She found the … View Post
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TED.com Top Ten

TED.com Top Ten

Here’s my top ten at TED.com. I vote TED the best site on the superhighway. The coolest free video and audio talks … View Post
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