Choosing Happiness, a collaboration with author Stephanie Dowrick, is available in 16 countries. It was published in 2005 by Allen & Unwin.
In 2009, Choosing Happiness won Silver in the Nautilus Book Award - Better Books for a Better World.
I'm currently pitching two picture book manuscripts, Jacaranda Snow and Eloise and the Honeybees.
Jacaranda Snow is under consideration by a fabulous Aussie publisher.
SUGAR: "Everything was broken. And everything stayed the same. Things always changed when you didn’t want them to, and never when you did."
SIREN SONG: "A lot can happen in an hour. People can fall in and out of love in an hour. Promises can be made and broken. Girls can do things they’re not quite ready to do yet, with boys who should know better but don’t.
Why does poetry feel like a guilty pleasure? Like so many writers, I write poems and occasionally enter competitions.
I wish I were Wallace Stevens. With the 13 Blackbirds and without the 'selling insurance' part...
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"No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent; a part of the main..."
That's why, from time to time, I love to work with friends. Stay tuned to learn more.