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the Valerie Parv Award: a minion’s tale

The Valerie Parv Award 2012 opened for submissions today, and it’s inspired me to write about my experience winning a year’s mentorship with Valerie. First things first: I never intended to enter the competition. I had just joined the Melbourne … Continue reading

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a BIG piece of good news

Last Saturday I came home just before midnight after a very long day investigating how I live through my communication. I found special k just where I most expected him to be: lying splat asleep on the couch, with a … Continue reading

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a piece of good news, to weigh against the bad

After being so vocal about my difficulties in dealing with rejection letters and such, I feel I should share this lovely piece of good news. Back in March I entered the Valerie Parv Award 2010, one of the bigger Australian … Continue reading

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