On the Binns

This short story of mine recently won second prize in the 2016 Reconciliation Writing Competition judged by Jane Harrison, indigenous Australian playwright and novelist, and run by the Port Phillip Citizens for Reconciliation. It appears in their publication Building Bridges. The story comes from a moment on the Binns Track in the Northern Territory during our 9 month … Continue reading On the Binns


Since you’ve been gone

Dear Mum Since you've been gone there are so many things I see and need to tell you. Today we climbed the lookout ('Look out!') at Ocean Shores. What a view! I took a panoramic photo for you before I remembered you were gone; I know you loved views. I could see the whales breaching … Continue reading Since you’ve been gone