In 2011, Tara ditched the corporate desk, emptied her nest in 2017 and travelled the world, full time for three years, working as a travel writer and photographer. Today, Tara lives in Tasmania, where she has pivoted her writing focus to fiction, writing about women overcoming seemingly insurmountable challenges, revealing who they are and what they're made of.
Camino Wandering, Tara’s debut novel, was released in December 2020. It is the story of three women from Australia, walking the Camino de Santiago, an 800 kilometre walk across Spain.
Tara's second novel, Beneath the Surface, is an Australian thriller set in Sydney, and was released in September 2021.
The Decisions We Make, a follow-up to Camino Wandering, is the story of two childhood friends set on the east coast of Tasmania, is due out mid-2022.