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New and current members can win a fantastic arts and culture experience worth $2500, plus heaps of other great prizes!


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10% off gift memberships and manuscript assessments for members


So You Want to Write

Kill Your Darlings

Introducing a new online KYD Writers’ Workshop, designed to help you begin or maintain a writing practice!

Special introductory price of $99 – plus 10% off for Members!


KYD‘s Best of 2017

Kill Your Darlings

Our team share their highlights of the year in books, stage and screen, podcasts and more. 


The Art Island

Stephanie Eslake

For a state of just half a million people, Tasmania punches above its weight culturally, thanks to a perfect storm of size, innovation and necessity.


Conversation with Jenny Zhang

Nathania Gilson

The author of Sour Heart on reclaiming language, the power of minor stories and being all your selves

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Become a KYD Member today from just $14.95 to access new member-only articles every week, plus loads of other great perks and discounts!

Plus, between now and 24 December, all new KYD Members can win a trip to Japan worth $2500, as well as heaps of other fantastic prizes!

More Content

December feature: Jean Bachoura on entering syria

With checkpoints, soldiers and refugees trying to escape the war, crossing the border from Lebanon into Syria is difficult enough at the best of times – let alone when your citizenship status is complicated, and you look nothing like your ID.

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ONLINE — December 25, 2017

So You Want to Write: A KYD Writers’ Workshop

Join Hannah Kent and Rebecca Starford in this unique online writing course all about beginning and maintaining a focused creative writing practice. Book Now View All Workshops

ONLINE — January 1, 2018

Writing Coaching: A KYD Writers’ Workshop

Get monthly email and Skype feedback on a work-in-progress with your own personal writing coach!

From: $300

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  • KYD Podcast: First Book Club Finale

  • Critical Attention: Sonia Nair

  • KYD Podcast: Writers Revolution

  • Critical Attention: Alex Griffin

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