Working on a memoir of her first twenty years based on colour slides. 


Worked on the novel 'Healing Powers,' about a GP>


Entered the  Helen Anne Bell Poetry Awards for a first published collection by a woman.


'Healing Powers'  continued.

Began a new essay, 'Pain in a time of Covid',  about having shingles in the winter.


'Conversion,'  an essay published in  St Mark's Review,    November 2019

 'A genetic Unitarian,'   an essay  published in the Journal of the Historical Society of South Australia,  no 47.

'Joan Sutherland,'  a piece published in Meanjin,   Summer.

'Home away from home: the curious case of diplomats,'  an essay  published in the Journal of the Association for the Study of australian Literature.


Essay on #metoo  'Put your hand in  my pocket'  sent off to find a home.

Latest novel 'Entertaining Strangers' out looking for a publisher.

A new novel, 'Healing Powers'  underway.


Writing a new novel, 'Entertaining Strangers'

And a new essay, ' A genetic Unitarian' .


'Wire, and again wire,' new essay accepted by Antipodes for 2017.

'Feeling exile'  essay, in IslandDecember 2016

New suite of four poems about Port Willunga, 3 September 2016 in The Weekend Australian.


Finishing a new essay.  Finishing a novel.  Writing poetry.


 With fellow writers, Georgia Blain and Dorothy Johnston I judged the Barbara Jefferis Award


The Nature Conservancy Australia Essay Prize

In March 2013 I was short-listed and commended for this essay prize in nature writing for my essay, 'Flaneur in Canterbury'. 

Read it here:

Novel in draft: 'The flight into Egypt'


Second film


Monologue for 'When the dreams'

Monologue for a short experimental film by Felix Barbalet, 'When the dreams' which was shortlisted and publicly screened in March 2011 as part of the Lights! Canberra! Action! festival.