25 years experience.

editing. writing. publishing.

books. magazines. content.


managing editor

  • The Victorian Writer, Victorian Writers Centre
  • Newswrite, the Writing NSW magazine for emerging and established writers
  • Australian Author for the Australian Society of Authors
  • editor, Talking Writing, an ebook for Writing NSW
  • assistant editor, RealTime arts journal, and commissioning editor for their film and digital media section, OnScreen
  • copy editor, mETAphor, the English Teachers’ Association of NSW journal
digital copy. editorial. author platforms

web content

  • editorial and web manager,  Australian Film Commission (now Screen Australia)
  • web manager, Sydney Film Festival
  • Ether Multimedia: The Pure Drop
  • Australian Screen Online
  • digital marketing campaigns for authors
  • blogger for clients MinbieAssembly TV
fiction. poetry. memoir. creative nonfiction

books & manuscript assessment

  • assistant editor, Sydney University’s Power Publications
  • copy editor, Images of the Pacific Rim – Australia and California 1850-1935
  • copy editor, Asian Modernities – Chinese and Thai Art Compared, 1980 to 1999 (awarded the prestigious Art Association of Australia and New Zealand’s Best Book Prize)
  • transcript editor, Australian Biography Online
  • copy editor, Penguin Plays Rough Book of Short Stories
  • structural editor, Karen Andrews’ book Crying in the Car: Reflections on life and motherhood
  • copy and structural editor, university research papers and theses.
get started. get finished. get published

writing coach

  • passionate advocate for new and established writers
  • advice and experience with all stages of the publishing process
  • publisher contacts
  • communications campaigns and social media strategy
  • I have worked on novels, short stories, memoir, creative nonfiction and poetry for authors including Alice Nelson.
  • I have a PhD in Creative Writing
  • I was a judge for the 2013 Sydney Morning Herald Young Novelist of the Year and the Grace Marion Wilson prize for Creative NonFiction.