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Coffee chat with Australian author Shelley Russell Nolan

Welcome to my virtual cafe. I haven't had a coffee chat for a long while. I'm delighted to invite fellow Aussie author Shelley Russell Nolan onto my virtual couch for a chat. DL: Firstly, since this is a coffee chat, how do you take your coffee (or not as has been the case), and what is your favourite time of the day to partake? SHELLEY:   I have always been a tea drinker, but after going to coffee shops with family and friends and getting annoyed at paying for hot water and a teabag while everyone else had fancy coffees, I decided to give coffee a go. I started with ordering caramel lattes and then moved on to mochas, so not a strong coffee for me. But at home I will have a cup of Moccona after school drop off, usually while catching up with other mums. For the rest of the time I am back to my black tea. DL: You are an avid reader. Do you feel the tug of writing while you are reading? Or you able to fully immerse yourself and separate the writer from th