Publication History

Personal essay ‘Life Lines’ to be published in the Summer 2021 Issue (July) of Breath and Shadow Literary Journal (2021)

Poems ‘Mistletoe’ and ‘To worship a different sort of Christ’ published in the Christmas anthology by The Poet (2020)

Flash fiction piece ‘Walking into Doors’ published by Flash Frontier (2020)

Personal essay ‘Easy Does It’ published by Tautoko Stories – Depression and Healing anthology – book to be released in 2021. (2020)

Poems ‘Transient’ and ‘Imagined Adventures’ published in the On The Road poetry anthology published by The Poet (2020)

Short story ‘A Car Yard Lullaby’ long-listed in the Fiction Factory Short Story Competition. (2020)

Finalist in The Writer’s College online flash fiction for the piece titled ‘When the flowers bloom black.’ Theme ‘Love in the time of Covid-19’.’ (2020)

Feature article ‘Homeward Bound’ published by Victoria University of Wellington’s student magazine Salient. (2020)

Several Arts and Culture reviews published for Victoria University of Wellington’s student magazine Salient. (2020)

Personal essay ‘Good Enough’ accepted for publication by Pen2Paper. – book to be released 2022. (2020)

Short story ‘Pot Pourri’ a finalist in the 2019 Takahe Magazine Short Story Competition. (2019)

Book review published by The New Zealand Poetry Society magazine ‘a fine line’ Autumn edition (2019)

Short story ‘Inhalation’ long-listed for the Fiction Factory Short Story Competition. (2019)

Interviewed for article ‘Your brain can be a bit of a dick: Disabled writers and ableism in Aotearoa’ by Elizabeth Heritage writing for The Pantograph Punch. (2018)

Several poems and a review published in The New Zealand Poetry Society’s magazine ‘a fine line’ (multiple editions) (2018) (2019)

Poems ‘Clean Sweep’ and ‘Road Safety’ published in the Momaya Poetry Review (2018).

Poem ‘Wet Blanket’ a Finalist in the Pen 2 Paper Creative Writing Contest. (2018)

Three poems published in the Fourth Annual Hooked on Haiku publication- poem ‘Equine Dreams’ listed in the Top 10 – book available on Amazon. (2018)

Short story ‘Constellation’ long listed for the Fiction Factory Short Story Competition (2018)

Short story ’Inhalation’ listed as a finalist for the Brutal Summer Short Story Competition (2018)

Poems ‘Beginning and ‘Belief’ published by the in the Empowerment Poetry and Prose Collection. (2018)

Personal essay ‘Small gestures’ published by PeerZone on their website. (2017)

Article ‘The Stories we tell’ published on mental health website Mad in Aotearoa. (2017)

Long listed for the ‘Don’t Talk To Me About Love’ poetry competition (poem ‘A first taste of rainbow’ published online) (2017)

Poem ‘Rags to Riches’ poem published in poetry competition pamphlet for the 2017 ‘Poems In The Waiting Room’ Winter edition (2017)

Short story awarded Honours in the New Zealand Writer’s College annual competition. (2015)

Commendation for the Chartwell Art Essay Writing Prize run by Victoria University’s Adam Art Gallery. (2015)Successive finalist positions and a Highly Commended award in 2014 in Whitireia Polytechnic’s Eat Your Words poetry competition (resulted in three being published in a limited release book each year of the competition (2010, 2012, 2014)