Kat Carr – Blog

Writing Centres – The Writers’ Lighthouse

Writing Centres – The Writers’ Lighthouse

Fear can be a bit of a dictator. It can march into your psyche like a well-trained army and take out your mojo with military precision.  You need an army of your own to fight back. My fellow writers and the support networks of Writers Centres have become that for me:...

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CRISPR The Gene Editing Marvel

CRISPR The Gene Editing Marvel

The 2020 Nobel Prize for Chemistry has been shared by two extraordinary women for an extraordinary gene editing tool, CRISPR/Cas-9. Molecular science, and life as we know it, has changed forever. Now now we face one of the biggest moral dilemmas of our time. It's a...

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The Evolution of Langauge

The Evolution of Langauge

Languages evolve over generations. At least they used to. These days languages evolve overnight, and never is that more evident than when you are writing for kids. Things change awfully fast in their world. I started writing my first play for kids at the time my...

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