Author(s): Jillian Sullivan
Fishing from the boat ramp ÃÂÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂ ItÃÂÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂs a book of soul wisdom for everyone who has a bit of the artist in themÃÂÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂ¦ItÃÂÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂs packed full of comfort, handy hints, truth, lovely scenery, and the glorious freedom of being ~ Joy Cowley Here is a book to inspire, impel and sustain the person who wishes to live creatively. It is an allegory about a writer who struggles with her craft, with motivation and most of all with doubt. One day a guide, who she calls Godfrey, turns up. From winter till spring, on the beach where the writer lives, in the mountains and by the valleys and vines, the writer asks and Godfrey explains: what it is, this creative life, how to live it, and how to keep on going.
Jillian Sullivan has published three collections of short stories, three novels and over sixty short stories for children, teenagers and adults. Her awards include winning the Highlights Fiction Award in USA twice, the Tom Fitzgibbon Award, the Maurice Gee Prize in Children's Writing, and runner-up in the Sunday Star Times Short Story Award.