Please take a moment to have a look at this site. Wonderful things are happening. Writers on Rafts http://writersonrafts.com/
“Writers On Rafts” — a fundraiser for the flood victims in Queensland. 100% of the proceeds will go to the Premier’s Flood Relief Program.
More than 50 authors, agents, publishers and organisations have pledged donations to Writers On Rafts including Tara Moss, Kate Morton, Nick Earls, Rebecca Sparrow, Markus Zusak and Di Morrissey, Byron Bay Writers Festival and University of Queensland Press to name a few......................................................
For a small ticket price you’ll go in the draw to win one of the below:
* A personal visit to your book club OR school by one of Australia’s best loved writers
* A one-on-one writing workshop or mentoring session with a well-known writer
* A character named after you in an author’s next novel
* A high tea with some of Australia’s best loved female writers
* A whole stack of book packs, signed copies etc etc etc
* A manuscript assessment from a literary agent or publisher