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A Coaching Course

For aspiring authors who are struggling with their first manuscript. THIS IS A ONE-TIME OFFER with Award-Winning Australian Author Vincent Gilvarry   A step by step coaching program. which includes ongoing email support. I will guide you through the process of creating a fiction novel. You will learn how to create the plot How to […]

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The Cosmic Bookshop

  Addric Sharano is the star of my stories, but he is also a Yumi Master. They are intergalactic peacekeepers who work for an organisation known as the Intergalactic Alliance. They have to abide by a strict code of conduct, which means that Addric is not a delusional gun-weilding psychopath. When he has to sort […]

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The Goddess of Good Fortune

Words and images are like magic wands with the power to take us on a journey of discovery. To start the creative process, just make a mark on a canvas…or write a few words on a page…and hey presto…a door to an unexplored world opens before your eyes. When you sit down to write, someone […]

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Writing Secrets

When you don’t have that all-important idea and you don’t know how to start. What do you do? Clue Number One: You don’t have to go looking for ideas…they’re always there…just waiting for you to make contact. Usually, they appear as passing thoughts. But when an idea pops into your head, grab it with both […]

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My Artwork

After a 20 year break, I decided to go back to painting. Click here to see more http://bluethumb.com.au/vincent-gilvarry

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A Children’s Book

My Little Armadillo (and other remarkable creatures) (A few lines from a children story) On a day both bleak and dreary I woke a little bleary to find a little armadillo sleeping soundly on my pillow. It was round and rather bony, long-tailed and sort of phoney. Was it an animal or a mammal? I […]

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The Secrets of a Yumi Master

It is midnight in the Gilvarry household and Vincent is fast asleep… so I decided that I would pop in and add a few words of my own to his latest post. He has had numerous requests from some of his younger readers to explain the ideas in his stories. For those who are regular visitors to […]

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Finally

  Here’s something to make you smile. This painting is called FINALLY And it’s very popular on Pinterest. That probably has something to do with this comment “It finally happened for Roger at the ripe old age of 43.” Painted in 2013. Click here to see more of my paintings. https://www.pinterest.com.au/vincentgilvarry/my-artwork/    

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Ideas are a Goldmine

Ideas can be a goldmine for the aspiring author. My first novel was inspired by a word I encountered while perusing the Thesaurus on my word processor. It opened a window onto an imaginary world populated by an assortment of wonderful characters. That experience was like taking a journey into an uncharted world without a […]

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An Interview with the Author

  An Interview with the Author Jocelyn Parrish interviews Vincent Gilvarry Vincent, the exciting news is that you have been advised by a marketing consultant that your novel, The Snake Charmer’s Wife has Hollywood potential. When do you expect it to hit the big screen? Vincent:  Hopefully, sometime in the next five years, but it […]

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My Fan Club

Comments from people all over the world. Thank you to the many people who have left a reassuring message on my site. This is not everybody just a selection…but your thoughts are now permanently inscribed in the Book of Yumi Masters…or will be, until such time as things change. And here they are, as far back […]

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