Literary frontiers & emerging voices
Zealandia Te Māra a Tāne Essay Prize
June 10, 2017
Borrowing a rib and breathing life
Characterisation Part II
Following on from Craig Burnett’s post Kirk, and continuing our characterisation series, we hear from Alie Benge on crafting a believable character.
May 29, 2017
Characterisation Part I
We’re into weird here at Headland.
May 14, 2017
So, um, what is creative nonfiction exactly?
By Headland Managing Editor Liesl Nunns
We love getting creative nonfiction submissions at Headland. We’d love to get more. We’d love to publish more.
February 5, 2017
Who is telling our stories?
Narrative Voice: Part Three
We’re wrapping up our Issue 8 narrative voice series with Charlotte Rutty. Read previous posts by Sandra Arnold and Emma Robinson.
January 30, 2017
Narrative Voice: Adjusting the shadows
Voice and other questions: Part Two
We asked Headland authors featured in Issue 8 some questions around narrative voice: do they write with a particular message in mind or greater thematic purpose? Is…
January 15, 2017
Voice and other questions: Part One
For Issue 8 we’re exploring narrative voice. We asked a couple of Issue 8 writers some questions about their ‘voice’.
October 24, 2016
This is how it ends
Let’s Talk About Endings: Part Two
We are continuing our discussion of endings for our Issue 7 series.
October 9, 2016
Let’s Talk About Endings: Part One
August 14, 2016
What’s in a Name?
Talking About Titles:
In our Issue 6 blog series, we’re talking about titles. Do they affect the way you read a story? Are they important to you? Previously, D.