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Why I didn’t tell you about this right away – White Ribbon Day 2014

Tuesday 25th of November 2014 was White Ribbon Day, a day with an aim to end violence against women, and a day for those affected by violence to openly share their stories.

So why did it take me a whole week to write this post?


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The Herald Short Story Competition 2013 (second place winner)

Scanned version of newspaper hard-copy

Scanned version of newspaper hard-copy (click image to view)

My short story, entitled ‘The Deepest of Blues’, won second prize in the Newcastle Herald’s Summer Short Story competition (2013). It was printed in hard copy on Friday 24th January 2014. Winners were announced on 26th January 1014.

My prize was a $200 voucher from MacLean’s Booksellers and a 12-month Hunter Writers Centre membership.

Read my piece online here:


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Pet Rescue’s Amazing Dog Stories

Fostering Fun

2011dog stories

A summary of the wacky and wonderful animals that have been through our home

My first ever published piece appears in this Penguin Viking book on pages 191-192.

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