Category Archives: Artists

Bella Luna

    A coordinator of Enough Said Poetry Slam in Wollongong and a NSW State Poetry Slam Finalist, Bella...

Fiona Archer

  Fiona Archer writes erotic romance filled with masterful alpha heroes and teams them with sassy heroines who limit...

Lindsay Tuggle

    Lindsay Tuggle is the author of The Afterlives of Specimens (University of Iowa Press, 2017). She has been a fellow...

Amal Awad

  Amal Awad is a Sydney-based journalist, screenwriter and author. Amal is a regular contributor to SBS Life, and...

Dan Findlay

    Dan Findlay is a historian by training and a writer for kids by trade. Dan has over ten...

Omar Musa

    Omar Musa is a Malaysian-Australian author, rapper, and poet from Queanbeyan, Australia. He is the former winner of the...

Liberté La Femme

Photo Credit: Stuart Bucknell Photography   “Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life”  – Picasso...

Fiona Wright

  Fiona Wright is a writer, editor, and critic from Sydney. She aims to “provide a counterpoint” to the...

Charlotte Wood

  The Australian newspaper has described Charlotte Wood as “one of our most original and provocative writers.”  She is...

Marlee Jane Ward

  Marlee Jane Ward describes herself as “a writer, reader, and weirdo from Melbourne”. She studied creative writing at...

Tracey Spicer

  Tracey Spicer is a well-known media personality who has anchored national news, current affairs and lifestyle programs for...

Ailsa Piper

  Ailsa Piper is a writer, director, teacher, speaker, and performer. She has expressed her creativity in many forms, and as...

J L Perry

  JL Perry is an award-winning author of adult contemporary romance fiction. She discovered her love of reading at...

Ellen van Neerven

  Ellen van Neerven is a Yugambeh woman from South East Queensland. She is the author of the poetry collection, Comfort Food (UQP, 2016)...

Adam Norris

  Adam Norris is a nationally syndicated writer and entertainer, who currently hosts the weekly podcast Pioneering Minds. He...

Bill Moran

  Bill Moran is an American performance poet and a former medic. He is a two-time Austin Poetry Slam...

Alyssa J Montgomery

  Alyssa J Montgomery lives on acreage in the Illawarra escarpment with her husband, three children, and a menagerie...

Louella McCarthy

  Professor Louella’s McCarthy’s work examines the interactions between medicine and society from a number of different perspectives. Her...

Caitlin Maling

  Caitlin Maling is a Western Australian poet. She has published two books through Fremantle Press, the most recent...

Lynnette Lounsbury

  Lynnette Lounsbury is a writer, lecturer, martial artist, traveller and occasional poet. She grew up in Papua New Guinea and...

Molly Lasker

  Molly is a 21 year old English Literature student currently studying online at Charles Sturt University. Her keen interest in...

Huw Kingston

  Huw Kingston is an adventurer, environmentalist, writer and more. He has spent over 30 years undertaking long human-powered...

Jane Jervis-Read

  Jane Jervis-Read’s debut novella, Midnight Blue and Endlessly Tall won the inaugural Viva La Novella Award and was published...

Shakira Hussein

  Shakira Hussein is a writer and researcher based at the Asia Institute at The University of Melbourne. Her...

Lex Hirst

  Lex Hirst is a commissioning editor for Penguin Random House, a festival director and an arts programmer driven...

Ashley Hay

  Ashley Hay is an award-winning novelist, essayist, journalist, and reviewer. She says that she is “inspired” by the...

George Haddad

  George Haddad writes about humans and their “bizarre relationship with honesty”. Seizure Magazine described his debut novella, Populate and...

Alice Grundy

  Alice Grundy is co-founder and editor-in-chief of Seizure and Associate Publisher at Brio. She has worked in trade...

Clementine Ford

  Clementine Ford is a well-known Melbourne-based writer, speaker, and feminist thinker. She is a columnist for Fairfax’s Daily...

Lorin Elizabeth

  Lorin Elizabeth is a spoken word poet and teaching artist from Thirroul, who co-founded Enough Said Poetry Slam and...

Winnie Dunn

  Winnie Dunn is a Tongan-Australian writer from Mt Druitt. She is a manager and editor at Sweatshop: Western...

Mike Donaldson

  Dr. Mike Donaldson was for many years the head of the Sociology Department at the University of Wollongong. ...

Tony Doherty

  Tony Doherty is a priest in the Catholic Church. He and Ailsa Piper formed a friendship which arose initially from a...

Tim Cope

  Tim Cope is an award-winning adventurer, author, and filmmaker.  In June 2004, he set off on an epic...

Pamela Cook

  Pamela began her working life as a teacher but decided she wanted “something more creative” so she enrolled...

Jane Carey

  Jane Carey is a senior lecturer in history at the University of Wollongong. Her work spans across women’s,...

Michelle Cahill

  Michelle Cahill writes poetry and fiction. She won the Arts Queensland Val Vallis Award, the KWS Hilary Mantel International Short...

Les Bursill

  Les Bursill OAM JP is a Dharawal (Aboriginal Australian) historian, archaeologist, anthropologist and publisher, born in Hurstville, New South Wales in 1945....

Joel Burrows

  Joel Burrows is a freelance director/producer, a zine maker, connoisseur, and taster. He has been a zine editor...

Merlinda Bobis

  Merlinda Bobis is a multi-awarded writer with 4 novels, 6 poetry books, and a collection of short stories....

Caroline Baum

  Caroline Baum is a well-known journalist and broadcaster. She writes about books, food, travel, the arts and aspects...