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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 the reader?
SHELLEY: I have…