Coming soon: Australian Poetry Anthology vol 7

Volume 7 of Australian Poetry‘s annual anthology will be launched by co-guest-editor Yvette Holt on Sunday 19 May as part of the Northern Territory Writers’ Festival in Alice Springs. This edition of the anthology is edited by Yvette Holt and Magan Magan, and marks the first time the Anthology has been produced with a Northern…

Short reads on Tablo

Who’s new on Tablo? Read ‘my abbr.d life’ on Tablo. This is the opening story to my collection of short stories My Life & Other Fictions Read ‘The madness or the method’ on Tablo. This is ‘the story of the story’, the essay that tires to explain the short story ‘my abbr.d life’. It was…

Mascara Avant-garde Award 2018 shortlisted book

I was very pleased to learn that My Life & Other Fictions (published by Spineless Wonders) was shortlisted in the Mascara Avant-garde Award 2018 for fiction. The award was won by Brian Castro for his verse novel Blindness and Rage: a phantasmagoria (Giramondo). Also shortlisted for fiction were The Last Days of Jeanne D’Arc (Giramondo) by Ali…

At Wordstorm: NT Writers Festival in Darwin, 24-27 May 2018

I am excited to be featured in this year’s NT Writers Festival in Darwin – a unique and relaxed literary festival that profiles Indigenous Australian, South-East Asian, and Northern Territory voices.   On Saturday 26 May 5:30pm, my debut collection of short stories My Life & Other Fictions will be given its Darwin launch by the lovely…