Joanne

Author's details

Name: Joanne Anderton
Date registered: May 18, 2008
URL: http://www.joanneanderton.com
Yahoo! IM: jo_ndrtn

Latest posts

  1. Awards! Stories! Huzzah! — February 24, 2016
  2. In Your Face — January 14, 2016
  3. Guest Post: Donna Hanson on balancing writing and life! — December 28, 2015
  4. Well… that was a long break wasn’t it — November 26, 2015
  5. In February, the writing continues — February 28, 2015

Most commented posts

  1. This in an intervention — 13 comments
  2. The Next Big Thing… thing — 12 comments
  3. A little short story in a big wide world — 10 comments
  4. And now for something completely different! — 10 comments
  5. Character guilt — 10 comments

Author's posts listings

Feb 24

Awards! Stories! Huzzah!

So I’m a little bit behind with this, but am super excited to have a couple of stories up for awards this year! ‘2B’, from Insert Title Here has been shortlisted for a Ditmar and an Aurealis Award! And ‘Bullets’ from In Sunshine Bright and Darkness Deep has been shortlisted for an Aurealis Award too! If …

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Jan 14

In Your Face

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When Tehani from Fablecroft Publishing approached me for a provocative story for her In Your Face anthology I immediately knew what I wanted to write. But oddly enough that wasn’t the story I ended up writing. My original idea was a story I’d wanted to write for a while. It dealt with racism and class …

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Dec 28

Guest Post: Donna Hanson on balancing writing and life!

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Today I am lucky enough to be visited by the wonderful Donna Maree Hanson. Her book Dragon Wine Book 1: Shatterwing is free in e-book for a short time. As part of spreading the word about Shatterwing Donna is doing a blog tour and offering a give away of a hard copy of Shatterwing. Winners will be drawn from people …

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Nov 26

Well… that was a long break wasn’t it

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So, I just realised I haven’t done an update since February. FEBRUARY. And it’s almost December. How did that happen?? (I think someone stole a chunk of my year! Help!) And you know, it’s not like things didn’t happen this year. Writing, and life, and the eternal balancing act between the two. I even had some short …

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Feb 28

In February, the writing continues

Today is the last day of February, and the WIP is now 50k. I’m still behind my goal. Almost two weeks of this already short month were written off when my husband became very ill, and then had a reaction to the antibiotics that were, up until that point, the only thing that seemed to …

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