[Nanowrimo] 2 Nov Write-In

Welcome back to another year of writing dangerously. November is upon us, which means Nanowrimo is too.

And if you’re anything like me, you’re looking for a word tracker to obsessively check your progress. There are the official Nanowrimo ones, which you can see in action on this very page. There’s also a more general, […]

NaNoWriMo Kick-Off Party: Survive!

Ah, October. I’ve always liked October, because it’s the month of cheap candy, cake and the frantic behind-the-scenes preparations for our annual NaNoWriMo kick-off party.

But yes, October means it’s almost November which means it’s almost NaNoWriMo! And it also means our awesome kick-off party is happening very soon.

Poster by the awesome […]

Scholastic Asian Book Award 2014

Do you have a children’s story that is inspired by Asia? If you do, then the Scholastic Asian Book Award 2014 by NBDCS and Scholastic is for you!

Here’s a bit more info:

The Scholastic Asian Book Award (SABA) is the joint initiative of the National Book Development Council of Singapore (NBDCS) and Scholastic. […]

A Quick Aside

There are a couple more Big UK Trip posts to come, but the next installment will be delayed until next week because I’ve been struck down with an particularly bad case of food poisoning. You’ll have to sate your fix with Cardiff Part 1 and Part 2.

In the meantime, a quick reminder that the […]

Golden Point Awards 2013

The Golden Point Award is back! And in case you don’t know what the GPA is, it’s an award by the National Arts Council and National Book Development Council.

It used to be given out every two years, but I believe now it’s yearly cos the Singapore Writers Festival is an annual event.

Anyhoo! It’s […]