Past Contributors

Joshua Klarica

Joshua Klarica is a writer from Sydney’s inner west. He recently finished up his Honours year studying English Literature at The...

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Hibah Shabkhez

Hibah Shabkhez is a writer of the half-yo literary tradition, an erratic language-learning enthusiast, and a happily eccentric blogger from...

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Jesse Fleming

Jesse Fleming is a Chicago-based writer, editor, musician, and activist. Her work has appeared in the anthology Minnesota’s Best...

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Lilanka Botejue

Lilanka Botejue is a Sri Lankan writer, archaeology buff & marketer with a love for music, traveling, nature and food. She is an...

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Sarah Ebner Bowes

Sarah is a third-year Creative Writing student at Swinburne and aspiring author of short stories and novella. She developed a passion for...

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Matthew Goodall

Matthew Goodall is a writer and student currently completing a Diploma in Professional Writing and Editing at Swinburne University....

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Juliette Salom

Juliette Salom (she/her) is a writer from Naarm/Melbourne currently studying Creative Writing at RMIT University. Her writing has been...

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Chloe Britton

Chloe has a Certificate IV in Professional Writing and editing, and is now studying the Diploma in Professional Writing and Editing. She...

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Peter Mitchell

Placed Second in the inaugural (2021) Lismore Creative Writing Award (Creative Nonfiction, ‘Death Sentence’), Peter Mitchell...

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Teneille Pedrina

Teneille lives in regional Victoria and is currently completing her Diploma in Professional Writing and Editing at Swinburne...

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Ferris Knight

Ferris Knight is a writer, producer, and advocate from Naarm (Melbourne), currently studying Professional Writing and Editing at Swinburne....

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Jack Hutchinson

Jack Hutchinson is a youngish Brisbane/Meanjin based writer. A quantity surveyor by trade, he also holds an MBA from the London Business...

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Daniela Abriola

Daniela Abriola is a third-year university student studying both Creative Writing and Literature, and Professional Writing and Editing at...

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Shawnee Neal

Shawnee Neal is an aspiring writer and editor from Melbourne, Australia. She was born in Queensland but moved frequently as a child,...

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Pauline Lewis

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Lorraine Gibson

Lorraine Gibson is a Scottish-Australian anthropologist, painter and poet living on Biripi Country. She holds a PhD. in Cultural...

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Ian Reid

Ian Reid grew up in New Zealand and now lives in Perth. He is the author of 15 books across a range of genres including cultural history,...

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Julia Clugston

Julia Clugston is a third year journalism student at Swinburne University with a passion to educate and give voice to people to care for...

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Vashti Farrer

Vashti Farrer has worked as an advertising copywriter, research librarian, encyclopaedia researcher, book reviewer, film extra and...

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Malina Douglas

Malina Douglas is inspired by the encounters that shape us. She was nominated as the Gold Writer of the ArtAscent Bliss issue and made the...

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Sam Morley

Sam Morley is a poet whose work has been published by a number of journals including Cordite, Red Room Poetry, Hunter Writer’s...

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Shannon Blake

Shannon Blake was born in Leicester, England and currently lives in Melbourne, Australia with a human, the world’s fluffiest cat, and...

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Nathanael O’Reilly

Nathanael O’Reilly is an Irish-Australian poet residing in Texas. His books include Boulevard, (Un)belonging, Preparations for Departure...

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Mary Chydiriotis

Mary lives in Melbourne, on unceded Boon Wurrung country. She is of Greek heritage, her parents arriving in Australia during the post war...

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Jahin Tanvir

Jahin Tanvir is a 20-year-old policy adviser, keynote speaker, poet, author, and multicultural youth advocate.  In 2021, Jahin received...

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Radhiya Fanham

Radhiya Fanham is completing a Bachelor of Media and Communication (Professional) at Swinburne University, majoring in Professional Writing...

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Guy Salvidge

Guy Salvidge was born in England and lives in Ballardong Noongar Boodja. Having taught secondary English for fifteen years, he is now...

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Eden Young

Eden Young is a Melbourne-based writer who is currently studying a Bachelor of Media and Communication at Swinburne University. She is...

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Peter Loveday

Peter Loveday is a writer and singer-songwriter born in Toowoomba, Australia and living in Barcelona. Author of short story collections;...

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Angela Wauchop

Angela recently graduated from Swinburne with a Bachelor of Arts in Professional Writing and Editing/Creative Writing and Literature. She...

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