Writing

Awards:

Highly commended, 2021 Monash WordFest Short Story Competition

First place, 2020-2021 Fountain Essay Contest

First place, 2020 Monash WordFest Short Story Competition

Publications:

“A Dryad Can Have But One Love” in the anthology Earth of Oblivion, book #4 in Fantasia Divinity’s Elemental Drabbles series. Due for publication late 2021.

“Phoebe’s Secret” in the anthology Haunted, from Specul8 Publishing. Due for publication late 2021.

“Snowman” in the anthology Wight Christmas from TDotSpec. Due for publication late 2021.

“Blind Date” in Queer Sci Fi’s anthology Ink, published August 2021. Available on Amazon.

“Ernie” in the Monash Writers Group anthology Unprecedented Times. Published by Tale publishing July 2021. Available on Amazon.

“Discovery” in the COLP anthology Underground from Gypsum Sound Tales. Published May 2021 and available on Amazon.

“Behind the Waterfall”, “Dance with the Dame”, “The Fisherman’s Wish”, “Beware the Banshee”, and “Koschei the Deathless” in the anthology Lost Lore & Legends from Breaking Rules Publishing. Published March 2021. Available on Amazon.

“Don’t Worry, I’m Not Dead!” in the anthology April Horrors from Raven & Drake, published March 2021. Available on Amazon.

“The Clockwork Gorilla” in Women Destroy [Retro] Sci-Fi!!!, Issue 22 of the Were-Traveler, published February 2021. Read the story here.

“This Isn’t Very Exciting”, “It Was Just Another Day At Work’ and ‘Old Mother Critchley’s Place” in the anthology Supernatural Drabbles of Dread from the Macabre Ladies, published February 2021. Available on Amazon.

“The Smell of Purple” in Aromatica Poetica, 7th January 2021. Read the story here.

Untitled poem in The 2020 Poetry Marathon Anthology, published December 2020. Available here.

“Cemetery” and “The House At 13 Payne Street” in the anthology Halloween Frights & Autumn Delights, published October 2020. Available on Amazon (eBook only).

“Indomitable” in the anthology Burning Dreams, an Australian bushfire charity effort published June 2020. Available on Amazon.

“Fairy Dust” in the microfiction anthology Wishes, published by Tidbits One Page Stories October 2019. Available on Amazon.

“The Great White Handkerchief” in the anthology Tales From The Fluffy Bunny, published by WolfSinger Publications April 2018. Available on Amazon.

“Witch Hazel” in the anthology Autumn’s Harvest, published by Fantasia Divinity February 2018. Available on Amazon.

“The Hoarder” in the anthology Tales of Blood and Squalor, published by Dark Cloud Press November 2017. Available on Amazon or direct from the publisher Dark Cloud Press.