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WHEN EVE WALKED IS OUT NOW!

By Linda Cull • September 22nd, 2020

Welcome to the WHEN EVE WALKED book launch! Woohoo! When Eve Walked is now available from all good bookstores and online book retailers! And that’s something to celebrate! I’m delighted with my new book and hope you’ll enjoy it too! It’s been an epic journey creating When Eve Walked – a poetry collection about womanhood and spiritual transformation! My early 20s were abundant with spiritually transformative experiences. It was duringRead more…

5 STEPS TO MAKING A POETRY BOOK

By Linda Cull • September 10th, 2020

Dear author, welcome to the five essential steps to making a poetry book. There is much to do—but it is easier in steps! Take a step with no hurry in mind, and enjoy being at that step. Every step comes with lessons and insights, and happiness. Sometimes you may feel stuck at a step but please do persevere, you are made of more grit than you may think. There isRead more…

THE INS AND OUTS OF EDITING A POETRY COLLECTION

By Linda Cull • August 15th, 2020

Authors/self-publishers of poetry who have created a poetry collection manuscript and are now at the editing stage will gain the most from reading: The Ins and Outs of Editing a Poetry Collection. Nothing screams amateurish more than a poorly edited book—especially a poorly edited poetry collection where every word, comma, and full-stop matters. Editing a poetry collection successfully, therefore, requires time, patience, attention to detail, repetition, and dedication—and money. ThereRead more…

HOW TO ORGANISE A POETRY COLLECTION MANUSCRIPT

By Linda Cull • July 1st, 2020

Do you have poems you’ve written in a notebook or on loose paper, in a drawer or box? Or typed and saved on a computer. Perhaps, from years ago, or more recently.  Lately, you’ve been thinking about how you’d like to organise your poems into a collection for publication. Yes, your very own poetry book. But where to start? Organising a poetry collection is a big task but I’ll showRead more…

GETTING STARTED AS A SPIRITUAL AUTHOR

By Linda Cull • March 17th, 2017

You may think the starting point of becoming a spiritual author is with the writing of your spiritual book, however, in a truer sense, what runs parallel to or following the writing process is what makes you an author. A writer writes and an author is a business. The writer is private and the author is public. Therefore, aside from writing your spiritual book, there are lots of other thingsRead more…

PARANORMAL AUTHOR BARBARA PARKS: PART 2

By Linda Cull • August 5th, 2016

This is Part 2 of an interview with paranormal author Barbara Parks. To read Part 1, click here. Barbara is a natural medium and as a teenager, she lived through some truly terrifying events. In her twenties and thirties, she established a successful podiatry practice. However, Barbara’s connection with spirit was never broken, and in her late thirties, she wrote her fascinating memoir, In the Presence of Spirits. Barbara’s story andRead more…

PARANORMAL AUTHOR BARBARA PARKS: PART 1

By Linda Cull • July 30th, 2016

Barbara Parks is an author of paranormal books. She is a natural medium, microbiologist, and podiatrist, living in Kalamunda, Western Australia with her husband and three children. As a child, Barbara’s spiritual experiences seemed natural and sometimes even comforting. However, they were often terrifying. As a teenager, Barbara was traumatised by poltergeist activity in her family home. In spite of this, she went on to excel academically and spent her twentiesRead more…