In conversation with Alan Baxter, author of the Gulp, and the Fall, as part of Sydney Writers’ Festival

In conversation with Alan Baxter, author of the Gulp, and the Fall, as part of Sydney Writers’ Festival

Very excited about this event to be held at Merrigong Theatre Company as part of the SWF, live and local program. Alan and I will chat about his new book, The Fall, which is a wild weird cosmic horror set in the remote and deeply unpleasant town of Gulpepper. You can get an intro to…

Thanks to CreateNSW

Thanks to CreateNSW

Thanks to the generosity of CreateNSW, I was able to spend two weeks on the South Coast to finish the first draft of my new novella, Remedy. It’s about being taken, literally, by forces outside of your control, out of your life and dumped in another. No body-swap happy endings here, people, just saying. Here…

Oz Comic Con

Oz Comic Con

My first Oz Comic Con was a blast. Met a ton of talented people, connected with friends old and new, even sold a respectable number of books. Thanks to Meerkat Press for helping with the merch (check out cool raven mug below). Thanks to Alan Baxter for throwing me into the ring and showing me…

Collision Wins Aurealis Award for Best Collection, 2019.

Collision Wins Aurealis Award for Best Collection, 2019.

It’s true! In case you don’t believe me, here is the picture of the trophy, along with my Shirley Jackson Award nominee stone. Couldn’t be more grateful to the Aurealis Award Committee, and all the folks who had a hand in Collision’s success, from (especially) my wonderful agent, Matt Bialer, to Meerkat Press for getting…

Aurealis Awards tonight!

Aurealis Awards tonight!

Collision:Stories is a finalist for the Aurealis Awards in two categories. Best novella, fantasy, for “Like Ripples on a Blank Shore,” and best collection. So many pals, new and old are also on the list, which is here. Acclaimed authors Eugen Bacon and Kat Clay and will be frocking up to be socially distanced hosts…