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Apple changes iTunes affiliate program

 ⚬ News  ⚬  3 min read

Apple removes Mac and iOS apps from their affiliate program, giving the finger to the blogger community who helped spread awareness through app reviews and podcasts.

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When the well runs dry
When the well runs dry

 ⚬ Journal  ⚬  3 min read

Admitting to myself I've burnt out, leads me to find ways I can refuel my creative energies. Rather than resorting to despair, I acknowledge that it's okay to admit I'm not perfect and self-investment is no cause for guilt.

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The perils of building a business on Facebook

 ⚬ Articles  ⚬  3 min read

An article in today's newspaper makes me contemplate the risks of building a business on Facebook.

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How I made a book promotion poster
How I made a book promotion poster

 ⚬ Tutorials  ⚬  7 min read

I needed a book poster in a hurry and set about to create one. Here’s the why and the how I did it!

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The Weaver's Boy is now available

 ⚬ News  ⚬  1 min read

The Weaver's Boy is now available for download. I take a breath and share a little of what comes next!

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Film Review: Ocean’s Eight
Film Review: Ocean’s Eight

 ⚬ Reviews  ⚬  3 min read

After a long overdue date night at the cinema with my wife, I review Ocean’s 8.

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Book Review: Fallen Idols
Book Review: Fallen Idols

 ⚬ Reviews  ⚬  3 min read

I review Fallen Idols by Australian comic book author, Steven Edwards…and read my first comic in more than 20 years

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Three Random Map Generators
Three Random Map Generators

 ⚬ Reviews  ⚬  10 min read

I review three open-source, random map generators aimed at fantasy authors, world-builders and table-top gamers.

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Why I still use Scrivener

 ⚬ Articles  ⚬  9 min read

Ten reasons why I still use Scrivener for writing fiction.

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Amazon Deforested in Australia
Amazon Deforested in Australia

 ⚬ Articles  ⚬  3 min read

Amazon's decision to geoblock Australia sends shockwaves through the country. I give my perspectives as a long-term customer, an Expat and an independent author

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