A creative writer’s not-so-secret life
2015

A creative writer’s not-so-secret life

Tiana Vitlic Writer Melina Marchetta likes to draw on real life experiences in shaping her acclaimed young adult novels – personal experiences are “complications that work well in storytelling”, she says. Sharing her writing secrets with around 150 students at a Sydney Writers’ Festival event, ‘Secondary School Days’, in Sutherland on Thursday, Ms Marchetta reinforced … Continue reading