October 8, 2015
Extremely pleased that one of my short stories, ‘The Level Playing Field’, has been included in The Best Australian Stories 2015, which will be out in November. The story was originally published in my Spineless Wonders ebook collection, Capital Misfits.
September 10, 2015
I’ve lined up a few readings that will have me zipping between Newcastle and Melbourne from 30 September to 4 October. If you happen to be around, please come and say hi! The first two events are for The Sleepers Almanac X – the final instalment in Sleepers Publishing’s ten-year run of annual anthologies. I’m incredibly pleased to have […]
September 9, 2015
An excerpt from my short story, ‘Sugar Daddy’, from my collection Capital Misfits, will be read by actor Tim McGarry at Little Fictions at Knox Street Bar on 21 September. The event is part of the Sydney Fringe Festival and showcases work by Spineless Wonders authors. The theme of the night is ‘The Great Unknown’ – featuring strange, […]
May 12, 2015
The official launch of Capital Misfits will be in Wollongong on 10 June as part of National Young Writers’ Month. It will be launched alongside collections by Kate Liston-Mills and Sam George-Allen. The event will be at Jane’s Wollongong (40 Flinders Street, North Wollongong) from 6.30-8pm. Free entry. We’ll be reading excerpts from the collections.
April 19, 2015
Queensland writer and fellow Sleepers Almanac contributor, Luke Thomas, wrote this great blog post on whether we read enough fiction by women.
April 15, 2015
My capsule short story collection, Capital Misfits, is out now with Spineless Wonders in ebook format. “A woman arrives on the seventh floor of Heaven, only to discover it is a trading floor where the dead swap their karma before rebirth. In a Sydney laboratory, a vagrant participates in cosmeceutical trials in return for a Rolex […]
March 27, 2015
My capsule short story collection, Capital Misfits, will be out with Spineless Wonders in late April. The first story in that collection, ‘The Trading Floor in Heaven’, will feature at the Sydney Writers’ Festival’s Little Fictions event on 18 May. The story will be read by actor Lauren Hamilton Neill. The night will also feature shorts by others […]
May 26, 2015
the trading floor in heaven
A video of the brilliant actor, Lauren Hamilton Neill, reading ‘The Trading Floor in Heaven’ at the Sydney Writers’ Festival last week. The story is from my new collection, Capital Misfits, which is now out with Spineless Wonders.