Looking for some inspiration to kick start your regular posting this year? Why not try the 2015 52 Week Challenge. We have created 52 ideas that you can use to create your own blog posts. Here are the 2015 topics: Inspire Summer Freedom Work Favourites – books/music/movies Contribution Food for thought Relationships Family Favourites – Read More


Current writings by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people belong within a cultural and historical continuity that predates the invasion whilst utilising, adapting and challenging the written genres and forms of colonising culture. If I’ve done a social media talk for you in the past few years, you’ve most likely seen this quote. It’s my Read More

Are you in need of some inspiration for the 2014 Deadly Bloggers Blogging Carnival? Here are some NAIDOC / Blak History Month posts from some of our Deadly Bloggers in previous years. On Anita Heiss’s blog Kayannie Denigan (2013) Determination, Dedication, Motivation by Jacob Ridgeway (2013) Sydney comes alive for NAIDOC week! (2012) NAIDOC Week, Read More

I’ve been throwing this idea around in my head for a while – having an event like a Blogging Carnival. There are a few different styles of Blog Carnival – but the Down Under Feminist Carnival is pretty straight forward so I thought I’d copy/adapt that one. The idea is still in search of a Read More

A quick post to let everyone know of a new partnership between Kelly Briggs aka The Koori Woman and the Crikey health blog, Croakey. Kelly will be writing a series of articles for Croakey over the next few months, and in order to support her amazing writing there is a crowd-funding campaign at Start Some Read More

2013 is almost on it’s way out the door – now for the obligatory round-up post. What did we do? Deadly Bloggers Challenge 2013 – We had three dedicated #DB13 challengers. They were Siv Park at OnDusk, Ray Gates at Ray Gates and The Harlot Blogger. These guys were amazing. A few other folks started, Read More

A quick post to let everyone know of an upcoming Vlog (video-log/blog) by deadly Koori Ebony Allen (aka @ebswearspink). Her vlog will be titled The Travelling Unicorn. As part of her project, she is seeking support from the world to get her the gear that she needs. I for one, am looking forward to seeing Read More

I’ve deliberately not positioned Deadly Bloggers in the “how to blog” market. There are lots of those websites and it’s not my intention to become one of them. As a result, I haven’t written posts on hints & tips, how to market, grow your audience stuff etc. That said, I feel the need, this lazy Easter Read More

As I’ve mentioned before, I’m getting ready to create a new website for The Deadly Bloggers. We’ll be moving to WordPress soon. However there is one big difference between what we have now and what I’d like to have in the future. The “directory” is actually (on this website) a LinkList. Whenever I find a Read More

I don’t know about you, but I definitely wished I blogged more. I write plenty of posts in my head when I am inspired, but sadly they don’t always (I should say – rarely) get converted to text and published. I really wanted to create a challenge, something like ProBlogger’s 31 days to a better Read More