Muriel Cooper has been a prominent talk radio personality, journalist, social commentator, and motivational speaker. She is now a successful psychologist and blogger at The Talking Room, currently located on the beautiful Mornington Peninsula south of Melbourne.
Muriel has recently completed her fifth novel The Wrinklie Collective, about a rich, weed growing widow in Brighton who forms a housing coop for the older person. The sequel to The Wrinklie Collective is already under way.
|Why Do You Write?||
Because I have to, always have. It is the thing I enjoy above everything else.
|Have you been published before?|
|If yes, where have you been published?||
'Lucid' published by Pegasus. PWC Digital Writer in Residence. 'South of the Sun' adult fairy tale anthology. Children's picture book 'The Tiger and the Bridge' published by Macmillan.
|Link to your published work|
|What are you currently working on?||
I am currently editing the sequel to my latest novel 'THe Wrinklie Collective' plus a mental health handbook 'Getting Your Head Together'.
|What are your long term goals?||
To have all three novels in the 'Lucid' series, and 'The Wrinklie Collective' published and also my young adult novel 'The Wound'.
|What is your writing regime?||
I write most days. When I am not writing I am researching and satiating my unending curiosity.