Tiny Hope Sparkler

I don’t feel excited about Australia day. There’s heaps about Australia that I love, especially the home of the Yugambeh-Bundjalung people, but when I think about what it was like before my ancestors turned up, I long for that place I never saw. Food was everywhere. Oysters, berries, nuts and animals. Imagine that, just being […]

Writing for We Are Gold Coast

I love writing for We Are Gold Coast. They recently published my article about getting prepared for storms, for which I interviewed QFES. I loved that they said ‘be creative’ in the brief, so I could describe how the day changes, when a storm begins. Here’s the link if you’d like to read the article, and […]

Overeager Beginning, Ranty Ending

2018 has been busy with creative stuff. I edited Midnight Echo 13 with Paul Mannering and Isobel Blackthorn and very much enjoyed that. There’s some great work coming out in the magazine, so be sure to grab a copy when it’s published. I’ve also written two novellas this year: Gnarler and BabyDoll 2020. Gnarler is […]

Lost Property

This weekend I’m in Canberra for the Conflux Science Fiction convention. Tomorrow I’m attending a book launch for A HAND OF KNAVES, in which I have a short story called “Lost Property.” If you’d like to buy a copy head here. Here’s a glimpse of my story… LOST PROPERTY Rosemary Watson watches from the lofty heights […]