Tag: writing

Coburg Lake archival footage

I collaborated with film-maker Alberto De Troia to produce a short video clip, edited down from a 1930s home movie in the National Film and Sound Archive Collection,…

Bookmarks for mothers who had babies during lockdown

Created as part of my Artists Residence for my local council during the Melbourne Covid-19 lockdown, these bookmarks are momentoes for mothers of new babies born during the…

Edgars Creek project

I am enjoying learning about the history of Edgars Creek in Thomastown and Lalor,  for a ‘postal exhibition’ I am curating for the Friends of Westgarthtown.

Micro-history delivered, see the video!

Signed, folded, delivered – over 300 copies of my tiny booklet have been hand delivered and a video is online. Locals living around Coburg Lake, in the area…

Miniature zine non-fiction poetry

I have been commissioned by the UNESCO Melbourne City of Literature Office to create a micro-history  of Coburg Lake Reserve. This image is a sample of what the…

Non-fiction writing workshop with Sarah Krasnostein

I recently attended a workshop on Voice in Creative Non-Fiction presented by Kill Your Darlings literary magazine, . The workshop was led by Sarah Krasnostein, author of the…

Old Melbourne Gaol

In 2015 I spent eight weeks in a cell at Old Melbourne Gaol, in a series of intermittent ‘escapes’ to my temporary writing studio. In that time I…

Over the Wall, second prize Moreland Story Competition

I wrote a short story responding to the theme ‘A Hundred Years Ago’, and won runner up in the Moreland Story Prize (adults section). My story is about…