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Isolation Tip #3 (oops missed posting it!)

Tip #3 – Sorry forgot to post the link to it before #4… what day is it again?

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Beat the ‘novel’ virus Panic Book Buying Frenzy!

Don’t get bored if you’re stuck at home for 2 weeks…. [#imagedescription Karen is wearing a black filter mask. The covers of her 5 books are lined across the bottom. Text at top says: Stuck at home? Panic buy your books now! Text at bottom says: www.karenjcarlisle.com/shop. Available at all good online bookstores.] . #buybooks #bookstagram #violastewartmysteries #departmentofcuriosities #auntenidmysteries #beatquarantineboredom

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Time Travellers’ Picnic 2019

Steampunks and time travellers converged on Adelaide Botanic Gardens for a picnic. We were blaessed with glorious weather and had a visit from the Lost Ninth Legion. Finally posting the event video.  A little late? Ha! Time is irrelevent.  

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Event Video: Comic and Toy Fair

It’s live! Visit the Artists’ Alley, collectors, fan and sports clubs… at the fifth Adelaide Comic and Toy Fair. Thanks to everyone to stopped by for a chat. It was great to meet new people (and readers!) A big hello to my #1 fan, Tilly. Great to see you again.

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Welcome to the Adelaide Steampunk Festival!

Meet the makers and creators, see the costumes, join in the fun. The Adelaide Steampunk Festival is back. Video is now live on my youtube channel. Watch this space, there are more videos to come!

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Historic New Zealand, Steampunk and Writing Research.

I’m back from my trip to New Zealand for the longest running Steampunk Festival in the Southern Hemisphere, in Oamaru. I’ll be posting photos and videos during the month as I work my way through about a thousand photos and videos. I’ve joined the the League of Victorian Imagineers, which includes such illustrious members as…

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Book launch day: Happy Birthday, Tillie Meriwether.

Join me for the FB virtual book launch of The Department of Curiosities, and celebrate Tillie’s birthday! I’ll also be posting pics on Patreon, Instagram and Twitter during the day. Click HERE for information on where to buy The Department of Curiosities

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Don’t hit yourself on the way out, 2018!

It’s been a… complicated 2018.  There was  the good: Aunt Enid was fun to write. It reminded me of many, many wonderful childhood memories and I finally got hold of my great aunt’s lemon butter recipe! I attended Melbourne Supanova for the first time…  Road trip! with three fellow authors, Matt, Kylie and Katie. Just…

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Red’s Road Trip

Meet Red, from ‘Aunt Enid: Protector Extraordinaire’. He’s going on a road trip this weekend. Follow his travels on Twitter or on Facebook (from Thursday) Read the full travel diary on my Patreon page. (Cogs in the Machine tier and above) photo: ©2018 Karen Carlisle.

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Road Trip #4: Steampunk Road Trip: Grand Tour ‘Wish List’

Welcome to my final Steampunk Hands Around the World post for this year. I’ve already posted about my writing research road trips, local events such at the Time Travelers’ Picnic and the annual Steampunk Festival. Now I will indulge myself and present to you with my Steampunk Grand Tour Wish List. If I could afford…

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