Jenny Argante

Jenny Argante
Editor-in-Chief

Jenny Argante has taught creative writing for over 40 years, and runs the Words & Pictures group of Tauranga Writers, of which she is a lifetime member. She co-founded the Waiariki Institute of Technology online Diploma in Applied Writing course with Sue Emms. Jenny has published After the Act, a collection of short stories, and Writing in the Cracks Between , a selection of her poetry. She also runs The Little Red Hen Community Press.

Ruth Renner

Ruth Renner
Website management

Ruth is now a farmer breeding Angus cattle, a monthly columnist in New Zealand Lifestyle Block Magazine and creates and hosts websites for individuals and organisations like this. Visit Ruth at www.diggersvalley.co.nz.

Acknowledgments

We'd like to thank others, too, for their help and support of Freelance - Writers Helping Writers: Maureen Bruning, our memoir and family history columnist; Dianne Cullen Smith, who contributes our Photo Page; Lis Sowerbutts of DIY Publishing, who advises on being an indie author and on digital technology; Sue Emms for her regular input on fiction; Nikki Slade Robinson, on children's writing and our resident cartoonist, Mig. Thanks also to our contributors - and the many New Zealand writers who believe in helping other writers and who have promised articles for upcoming issues.