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
Last week I recieved my Text Publishing newsletter with the fantastic video 0f Noni Hazelhurst reading Go the Fuck to Sleep. If you haven’t seen it yet, check it out … Continue reading