Thursday 20 July 2017: 10.30am-11.30am -  So, you want to be a writer? : Queensland Writers Centre

Topics to discuss

o What does being a writer mean?

o How do you get started? Creative process – how to find what works for you

o What’s an author platform and do I need one?

o How to share your work – online/digital, competitions, opportunities, publishing

o What’s next? Where can I find out more?


Presenter: Samantha Schraag - Customer Service Officer, QWC


Samantha Schraag is a Brisbane-based arts worker, literature student and writer. She previously worked in library services developing literature programs for both young and older readers, and facilitated the Mount Isa City Library Writers Group. She developed the first Mount Isa Writers Festival and is an ABC Open contributor and guest blogger. Samantha is interested in food, fashion and storytelling, and enjoys any anime featuring a cat.



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