First, WOOOOHOOOOO!!!! I am now enrolled in the Master of Public Health at The University of Melbourne - or UniMelb, as its domain has caused it to be known since I was last at University, 25 years ago! I got the offer for the Masters in mid-December but I couldn't bring myself to write this … Continue reading I’m in!!! Now it gets interesting…
Thank you for joining me for Chapter 6 of The War of Wind and Moon, Season One! In this chapter, Mia enjoys dinner at Tak's flat but the mood is soon dampened by some disturbing news about Julian. Meanwhile, Mia's Gossip gets a shock of its own. Enjoy! 🙂 Chapter 6 Alternative Platform Links: Wattpad, iTunes (or any podcast … Continue reading The War of Wind and Moon, Chapter 6
Thank you for joining me for Chapter 5 of The War of Wind and Moon, Season One!In this chapter, we return to Melbourne where Mia is ending her first disastrous day at a new school and returning to a home that is barely more welcoming. But the day's not over yet, there's still time for someone … Continue reading The War of Wind and Moon, Chapter 5
Thank you for joining me for Chapter 2, I hope you enjoy it! Whether you listen or read, please don’t hesitate to leave a comment about the story, or the production, or to ask a question - I’ll try to answer as well as I can, though I won’t be drawn into spoilers! Remember, if … Continue reading The War of Wind and Moon, Chapter 2
The day has arrived and, as promised, here is Chapter One of The War of Wind and Moon. Thank you for joining me! I'm still so excited to be writing this story and to be sharing it with you. You've probably guessed from the "Season One" in the title that it's a long, juicy story … Continue reading The War of Wind and Moon, Chapter 1
A sneak peek and an insight from the first chapter of The War of Wind and Moon. I'll be sharing these book bubbles occasionally as I prepare for launch day! Remember, Season One begins March 31st! To receive an email whenever a new chapter of The War of Wind and Moon is available (in text … Continue reading The Beasts of Wind and Moon
I’m so excited to announce this next project—not only is it a story I’ve been trying to get a handle on since I was 15, it may just be the scariest thing I’ve done as a writer and, in many ways an audio producer because I’ll be podcasting this serial, too… in my own voice. … Continue reading Coming Soon! The War of Wind and Moon by Darcy Conroy.
I love National Novel Writing Month. My first participation and my first ‘’win was in November 2010 when I wrote the development draft of a novel then called “After Africa” which became “As Long As She Lives” and my debut novel. I haven’t done NaNo every year — last November I was deep in editing … Continue reading On ‘losing’ NaNoWriMo for my own good.
A huge thank you to Dymocks Melbourne and all who came to celebrate the launch of As Long As She Lives, it was a truly wonderful night! My editor Ann Bolch launched the book, then my dear friend Jenny Seedsman introduced me for my speech full of thanks. Emma Jaques was the photographer for the … Continue reading What a night! As Long As She Lives book launch.