Literary frontiers & emerging voices
Zealandia Te Māra a Tāne Essay Prize
January 28, 2021
Writer: Level 1
The page is blank, metaphorically speaking.
December 17, 2020
How A Terrible Year Made Me A Better Writer
In hindsight, maybe I’m not the best person to write about staying motivated as a writer.
February 24, 2019
It’s just a name
Poppie Johnson, whose story ‘Nights of Everywhere' is published in Issue 14, gives us her take on titles.
January 15, 2019
Insert Title Here
No, this heading isn’t a forgotten edit. Annalise Taylor kicks off our blog series for Issue 14, with her reflections on what makes a good title.
September 9, 2018
Dealing With Not Knowing
We wrap up our Issue 13 blog series about ‘absent characters’ with some thoughts from Laura Borrowdale on writing the unseen characters in her story 'The Wasps'.
September 2, 2018
“They’re All Dead Now”
There, and yet, not
Some reading to start your week off right, from the talented Becky Manawatu from Issue 13.
August 12, 2018
Kehua in the Text
There, and yet not there
For Issue 13 we decided to get a couple our contributing writers to tell us a little about their absent characters.
May 13, 2018
Where I Write
Just Use What You Have
Here’s the final piece in our inside look at a Headland writer’s space, part of our Issue 12 series; three authors share where they wrote their…
May 6, 2018
Isabelle’s Writing Space
Writing Space #2
Welcome to our second peek into a Headland writer’s space, part of our Issue 12 series; three authors share where they wrote their piece.