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CommuniTea Steampunk Weekend.

Three days of steampunk fun and community, and I’m exhausted! I caught up with some old friends, and made new ones. The event was run via Zoom and Discord. I’m not great with tech, so I loved this combo. I just had to click on the posted Zoom links, and it was easy to find…

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New Patreon Page/Twitter Look for 2021

Out with the old – and memories of the dreaded 2020 – and in with the new. Here’s the new Patreon banner you’ll see on your latest visit! Become a Patron! And Twitter has had a facelift as well.

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New Design Delivered

I don’t only write books. I also do artwork, format text/internal of books , create videos, and design book covers and CD covers. My most recent cover commission was for the Littmus Steampunk band. They have just released a new album, with some favourite songs (Check out the didgeridoo on Across the Nullabor. ) You…

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A Fey Tale: Book Cover Reveal!

I’ve been teasing social media for the past month… with hints of the book cover for A Fey Tale. Week 1 Week 2 Week 3Week 4: had two posts: and the finale. Here it is. The final cover reveal for A Fey Tale, book two in The Aunt Enid Mysteries. Art and design ©2020 Karen…

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Supanova Brisbane Video is Live!

See what I got up to in Brisbane last month. This was  my first time in Supanova Brisbance Artist Alley. There’s the usual costumes, artists and, of course, books and authors!

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Aunt Enid Mysteries: New T-shirt Available

Get ready for the next reveal in the lead up to the first book in my cosy paranormal series. The official t-shirt! The original design works best on dark coloured tees and there is an alternative version for those who prefer lighter coloured tees. Mine will be in purple. Are you surprised?   You can…

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Patron Sneak Peeks

Patreons accessed an exclusive video, artwork, t-shirt sneak preview  and a brand new flash fiction today. https://www.patreon.com/KarenJCarlisle Become a Patron!

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Firing the Imagination: Steampunk Hands Around the World #3

Certain groups seem to have a higher percentage of creative types. And steampunk is no exception. It’s a creative culture. It nurtures the imagination – through a good book, a stunning costume or breathtaking images. But this is no cookie-cutter culture. Steampunk fosters individuality. Give a group of steampunks a box of similar items, and they…

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Adelaide Supanova

Day one: What I love about being a writer in Adelaide is the camaraderie of the local writers and artists and the support I get from my readers. Thanks especially to Tilly who ran up to my table and expressed her desire to buy my second book as she loved the first – and for…

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Halloween Hi-jinks

Last weekend I had a booth at a local Halloween Comic Con, held at The Markets on Flinders, in Adelaide CBD. There were local indie authors (who wrote science fiction, fantasy and steampunk), local artists and comic book creators, as well as the usual purveyors of pop culture memorabilia.     I tried not to…

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