What it takes to be a pro writer

Interview with Lili Wilkinson.

Lily Wilkinson interview

In today’s show, we talk to one of Australia’s most loved authors, Lili Wilkinson, about her writing journey, what it takes to be a professional writer, the discipline required, skills needed, what she’d like to see more of on our shelves, and her new series How to Make a Pet Monster.

Also appearing is author Nic Brasch

Resources Mentioned in this episode:

Lili Wilkinson – To find out more about Lili Wilkinson and her work check out her website here: http://www.liliwilkinson.com.au/

Allen and Unwin – to find out more about this publishing house, check out their website here: https://www.allenandunwin.com/

Wharfie – Australian / NZ slang for someone who works on a wharf. A waterside worker or labourer

Nic Brasch – See our interview with Nic Brasch here

Teddy Robinson – Author Joan G Robinson’s most endearing character, Teddy Robinson, first appeared in 1953. Check out more about Teddy here at Pan MacMillan:  https://www.panmacmillan.com.au/9781447292739/