Nine Days

Best Australian Stories 2008

Today it is winter. The houses close like clouds. And that sweet steam, how it drifts in from the unfilled swamp. Without our fence we get the thick of it…

Holiday in Cambodia

July 2013

Out now through Black Inc. Beyond the killing fields and the temples of Angkor is Cambodia: a country with a genocidal past and a wide, open smile. A frontier land where…

Route Four

  ‘Route Four’ is from Holiday in Cambodia, published by Black Inc.   ‘It’s sort of authentic, isn’t it?’ says the foreign man, bent slightly over the echoes of dysentery in…

‘A Sensation of Whirling and Loss of Balance’. J Journal, 2016. Short fiction.

‘Territory’. The North American Review, 2016. Short fiction.

Women of Letters, Penguin, 2015, 2012, 2011. Memoir.

InternatioNow – ‘When the Cows were Gods’.

Verity La, fiction – ‘The Expatriate’ 

Under the Stilts, fiction – ‘Love is Like a Ferris Wheel’ 

VICE magazine fiction edition - ‘Flying Rods’

Penguin Plays Rough – ‘Lorraine from Griffith’ 

Black Inc, short story collection – Holiday in Cambodia 

Going Down Swinging, fiction – ‘The Real Cambodia’

Ampersand, fiction – ‘Coming up’

The Geek Mook


Pan, short story – ‘To see her’

antiTHESIS, short story – ‘King’, University of Melbourne

The Big Issue No 388 30 Aug – 12 Sept 2011, short story – ‘Massage 8000’, The Big Issue

Capsule Fiction, short story – ‘What we do’

The Lifted Brow Atlas Issue, short story – ‘A thousand cobs of corn’, The Lifted Brow

Nou Hach Literary Journal, short story – ‘A thousand cobs of corn’, Nou Hach Literary Association

Stamping Ground, Short story – ‘Ant’, Clouds of Magellan

Not A Muse, Poem – ‘Washing Sestina’, Haven Books

Best Australian Stories 2008, Short story -‘Nine Days’, Black Inc.

Herding Kites 10th Anniversary National Young Writers Festival Anthology, Short story – ‘I’m afraid of Anne Geddes’, Affirm Press

Big Issue Fiction Edition, short story – ‘Red drink’, The Big Issue

Hecate, short story – ‘Nine days’, University of Queensland

Sleepers Almanac, short story – ‘The two o’clock’, Sleepers

Etchings, short story – ‘Lightning man’, Ilura Press

MUSE, short story – ‘Song’, University of Melbourne Postgraduate Association

Farrago, Edition 8, 2001, short story – ‘Replacing Fish’; Poem – ‘Wednesday’s market’, University of Melbourne

Eloquent Bastards, short story – ‘Carnival’, University of MelbournSmall Packages, poem – ‘How to bow the rain’, New Century Press

Small Packages, poem – ‘How to bow the rain’, New Century Press