New publication: The silver thaw

I have a new YA fantasy/creative non-fiction piece entitled ‘The silver thaw’ out now with Intersection Stories*. A big thank you to Eric Benedict for his beautiful illustrations. The brief was to write a story that relates to personal: loss, recovery, challenge, growth, trauma, healing, shame and/or change. Then the piece was to be reimagined in…

Review: Between Us by Clare Atkins

Ana first sees Jono in a Darwin high-school Science class, where he sits at the back of the class and slouches. When they make eye contact there is an instant connection, and while their first interactions are halting, their friendship and affection grow with each conversation. This contemporary Young Adult novel, however, is not an…

Meet you at the intersection.

‘Every doorway, every intersection has a story.’ ~Katherine Dunn I had some exciting news last week, I found out my work was accepted for a Young Adult anthology. Here was the brief: I was so taken with the prompt that after I’d read it my mind refused to let it go. So I entered despite…