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Aussie Owned and Read · 6d ago

Review: ILLUMINATE by L.L. Hunter

Emma Raine looks like your average eighteen-year-old. But she holds a secret deep within her. She is a magical being, a powerful queen of a faraway mythical land who fled her destiny. No one...
Aussie Owned and Read · 1W ago

Elements of a Great Story – Pacing

This month on Aussie Owned we’re looking at the elements of a great story. I chose pacing because it’s one of my favourite elements of story, and one I have struggled with from time to time ...
Aussie Owned and Read · 1W ago

Point of View

Here on AOR this month we’re each looking at different elements that make up a great story. Point of view, or POV as it’s often referred to, is so important. But first…. WHAT IS IT? Simply, ...
Aussie Owned and Read · 2W ago

The Elements of a Great Story — Setting

This month we’re taking a ‘for the writers’ spin on our theme and talking about what makes a story great. I’ve been tasked with world building, which is something I love! Worldbuilding is th...
Aussie Owned and Read · 2W ago

The Elements Of A Great Story – PLOT

This month on Aussie Owned we are talking great stories and what the elements are that make it great. Firstly we will be talking PLOT. Plot is the driving force of your story. So what is plo...
Aussie Owned and Read · 2W ago

Review: One of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus

A New York Times bestseller One of Us Is Lying is the story of what happens when five strangers walk into detention and only four walk out alive. Everyone is a suspect, and everyone has some...
Aussie Owned and Read · 3W ago

Advice, originality and vampires

You think I’d know better than to take the last post slot of the month when we’re doing an advice theme. By this point, dear reader, you’ve seen all sorts of excellent “what I wish I knew” a...
Aussie Owned and Read · 3W ago

Is No Advice Ever Good Advice?

Hi everyone. Well, in answer to the above question, I guess it’s up to you to decide… So, where am I coming from? This month we’ve been talking about what we wish we’d known when we began th...
Aussie Owned and Read · 4W ago

Time After Time

This month on Aussie Owned and Read, we’re giving out advice to newbie writers and filling you all in on the things we wish we knew starting out. Everyone before us has given some incredible...
Aussie Owned and Read · 1M ago

Knowledge for Pitch Wars Newbies

Pitch Wars can be a really stressful time for aspiring authors, especially if you trying to navigate your way through the hashtags: #PitchWars #AskMentor and a whole host of others that I ca...