Allison Tait is one of the most generous Australian writers I know of when it comes to sharing her always wonderful tips and insights on writing. Not only does she have a great blog but she also co-hosts a podcast alongside Valerie Khoo, called So You Want to Be a Writer.
In this interview we chat about Allison's personal writing journey, how to fit the writing in and how authors can benefit from building an online platform. Filled with the usual gems of insight you can expect from Allison, you'll find it hard to walk away from this chat without feeling inspired about the writing life.
Allison is a a multi-genre writer and speaker who has more than 20 years’ experience in magazines, newspapers and online publishing. Her children’s series The Mapmaker Chronicles is published by Hachette Australia, and has been shortlisted and longlisted for several awards.
Find out more about Allison's course Build Your Author Platform: How to Boost Your Brand and Grow Your Fan Base offered through the Australian Writers Centre.