Little Disturbances

I am reading my story, "Indigo in Absentia", at the launch of Southerly - Little Disturbances in Sydney in a couple of weeks. It was lovely to have this piece accepted for Southerly's special short story issue, and even nicer to be asked to read it at the launch. I like reading my work aloud … Continue reading Little Disturbances



"The poet A. Wilber Stevens once sent a manuscript to the editor of a literary magazine whom he knew slightly. When his self-addressed return envelope came back to him he opened it and out fell a little pile of ashes."An anecdote from Rotten Rejections (Andre Bernard, ed.) one of my very favourite pick-me-up books. It … Continue reading Rejection