Writer, Editor, Publisher, Events Coordinator

Writing

Paul has been conducting writing workshops at schools, libraries and festivals for over twenty years (see testimonials). His Hero’s Journey workshop shows students how to create a world and a plot for a novel.

For grades 4 — 7 he teaches skills in where to find a plot, write and edit. He also gives industry overview talks to adult students at universities and colleges.

He has spoken at a wide variety of personal development conferences across the country. You can book Paul via this site (contact Paul) or via Creative Net Speakers’ Agency.

He is also the Program Manager for Keeping Books Alive and An Evenin’ With …

  • Writing tips

    Tips for Young Writers Before submitting your work: Before submitting stories to publishers or magazines, ask for their current guidelines (always enclose return postage, usually one International Reply Coupon from the post office). These guidelines will tell you exactly what the publisher is seeking at that time, especially themed magazines that might only want material that fits into their current...

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  • Teacher’s notes

    Teachers notes are available for schools to utilise in the classroom. You have permission to photocopy the notes and relevant material for the purpose of studying the books.

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