In 2018 I was involved in an ekphrastic poetry project, a result of a partnership between Words out Loud and the Soldiers Hill Artists Collective. Last year I was approached … Continue reading
My latest project is about to launch at the Backspace Gallery this weekend. Jason Nahrung and Kirstyn McDermott are curating an amazing exhibition Weathering the Future. In their words the … Continue reading
Are there any Scrivener users who read this blog? I’m after some advice. I am up to draft 5 on my novel, making changes post manuscript assessment. I am wondering … Continue reading
Twilight Talk, Art Gallery of Ballarat. I’ll be talking tonight – Wednesday June 17, at 5.00pm (for a 5.30 start) at the Ballarat Art Gallery Twilight Talks. I will be … Continue reading
Twilight Talk, Art Gallery of Ballarat. Wednesday June 17, 5.00pm. Gold coin entry. I will be discussing women cartographers of WWII who were based at Villa Fortuna mansion in Bendigo. This is … Continue reading
Here is a link to an interview I did about blogging with Amy Tselmanis at ABC Open Ballarat: https://open.abc.net.au/openregions/vic-ballarat-42Tn7FB/posts/blogging-tips-from-local-writer-melissa-watts-18vv1me
Toni Jordan will be joining Ballarat Writers, Saturday April 21, to run a workshop on plotting. Click here for details and bookings.
A friend of mine has written this fantastic poem – An Ode to Spam. It’s a fantastic take on spam, in the style of Dr Seuss. Watch it here on … Continue reading