September 25, 2017
In a creative lull? In this article for ArtsHub, Madeleine Dore asked a bunch of creatives—including me—what to do about it.
April 14, 2017
Read Jennifer Mills over at Overland on the beauty regimen of a woman writer. ‘Exfoliate your silkiness with rainbow juice.’
August 13, 2016
Here’s an interview I did with Sophie Overett for the Queensland Writers Centre.
February 21, 2015
“Is my work autobiographical? In a sense, how could it not be? Every work, including the epic, is in some way autobiographical. In the Iliad we consider the destiny of two alliances, of a city, of two armies, but we also consider the destiny of Achilles and Priam and Hector, and all these characters, these individual voices, reflect the voice, the solitude, of the author.”
— Roberto Bolaño, interview in Bomb, Winter 2002.
May 5, 2017
highlights from chop chef
I’m writing the libretto for Blush Opera’s new opera, Chop Chef, which satirises reality TV cooking shows. Here are some highlights from a recent workshop at City Recital Hall where we tested the first fifteen minutes. The workshop was made possible by Omega Ensemble and the New Music Network Inc.