Writing Stuff

Writers Support Group 1st Anniversary

The Writers Support Group celebrated its first anniversary on 25 Sep 2010 (Sat). Achievements:  a core membership of 7 including award winners, published authors, a fulltime missionary, a speaking coach, a teacher and a pharmaceutical QC executive (more about her later!). When we gathered 1 yr ago: Jiamin, the Duolos missionary, only had a book… Continue reading Writers Support Group 1st Anniversary

Writing Stuff

Meeting with a Visionary

I used to think that I ought to lose myself on a godforsaken island and live like Robinson Crusoe, so I could write a book. Now I recognise that I would be so loaded with self-doubt that I would race back to the rat race, aka Singapore, in the blink of an eye, and maniacally… Continue reading Meeting with a Visionary

Writing Stuff

Meeting with Publisher

The Writers' Support Group just had its second mtg (10 Oct) and we heard from two members who have already met with a Publisher. These are their tips on what to expect: Meet With Publisher . Bring your CV and Book Proposal. . In yr Proposal: (1) suggest 2-3 alternative Book Titles. (2) Give Chapter Outlines. Give slightly… Continue reading Meeting with Publisher

Family Stuff, Writing Stuff

National Day

  National Day By Alexis Ong The Tween Times, 9 Aug 2009   Sometimes, do you feel that you want to thank Singapore for so much, but don’t know how to express it? Do you feel like you want to “keep it all in a jar”? Well, here’s how! First, get hold of a glass… Continue reading National Day

Family Stuff, Writing Stuff

The Tween Times

This is the masthead of my two daughters' weekly e-newspaper. I am very proud of them for being brave, talented, disciplined enough to take up this demanding project on top of their exams, piano and other commitments. If you wish to read The Tween Times, email the Editor at enna_ong@yahoo.com.sg My eldest daughter is the editor;… Continue reading The Tween Times