Amanda (Pand) Pearson should complete her Masters of Arts in Writing at Swinburne in 2017. She holds a Diploma of Professional Writing and Editing (TAFE) and a B.A. in English and Classics from the University of Adelaide.
Amanda has been published in Tirra Lirra, Verandah, Pandora, The Melbourne Poet’s Union Anthology and some other small poetry journals. She has also won a couple of small short story competitions.
A Melbourne-based South Australian, she works as a Technical and Corporate Writer by day. Outside of work, she is a gin aficionado, Shakespeare boffin, gym junkie and desires to lose the mad cat lady title, even though she doesn’t own a cat.