KYD’s South Australia Showcase

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The first in our new series of state & territory showcases features brilliant new writing from South Australians writing from and about their state.


So You Want To Write – Brisbane

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Join KYD Publishing Director Rebecca Starford at Brisbane Square Libary for an intensive workshop aimed at helping you begin, continue or complete a writing project.

Early bird tickets now available!

Politics & Society

Lightning From the Gods

Royce Kurmelovs

SA Showcase: From economic collapse to an infamous blackout and a tech billionaire’s wager, the emergence of South Australia as a national leader in renewable energy is the result of an imperfect storm of power, politics and rampant greed.


On the Frontline of Procrastination

Samantha Forge

Why is procrastination such an easy trap to fall into, despite our best intentions? The answer lies not in our work ethic, but in our brain chemistry.

Books & Publishing

First Book Club

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Our March First Book Club pick is Robert Lukins’ The Everlasting Sunday (UQP) – find out more and join us for a conversation event!


KYD Unpublished Manuscript Award

Kill Your Darlings

Win $5000 prize money and mentorship with industry leaders.

Closing soon!

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Unlock great Australian writing

Become a KYD Member today from just $14.95 to access new member-only articles every week, plus loads of other great perks and discounts!

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21.03.18 — Books & PublishingRebecca Varcoe

‘What is the us, and what is the them?’: Conversation with Patricia Lockwood

20.03.18 — Books & PublishingEllen Cregan

Masculinity in Deep Freeze: Robert Lukins’ The Everlasting Sunday

19.03.18 — CultureJane Howard

Small Wonders: Little Tiny podcast and the joy of the small

19.03.18 — NewsKill Your Darlings

Member Giveaway: Win a double pass to Have You Seen the Listers?

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KYD's South Australia Showcase

Presenting a showcase of brilliant new writing from South Australians writing from and about their state. Read Royce Kurmelovs on how South Australia became a renewable energy powerhouse, Lur Alghurabi on finding home in a new land, new fiction from Rebekah Clarkson, and more!

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BNE — May 5, 2018

So You Want To Write: A KYD Writers’ Workshop (Brisbane)

A day-long workshop designed help you begin or maintain a focused creative writing practice.

From: $189

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Writing Coaching: A KYD Writers’ Workshop

Get monthly email and Skype feedback on a work-in-progress with your own personal writing coach!

From: $300

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So You Want to Write: A KYD Writers’ Workshop

Join Hannah Kent and Rebecca Starford in this unique online writing course all about beginning and maintaining a focused creative writing practice. Book Now View All Workshops
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