The Melbourne Writers Social Group has just released their NEW anthology! This is a collection of the stories that won their short story competitions throughout the year. Two of my short stories: Not about you and Mr Ex are featured, along with stories from friends and fellow Victorian writers Allan Carter, Ander Louis, Jeremy Picknell,... Continue Reading →

The Flesh Trade

New Short Story @ Haunted MTL Ferret walked down the last aisle and noticed that the booths began to evolve. He saw UV tattoos highlighted with black lights. Scarification. Subdermal Implants. The artists were no longer piercing tongues, but splitting them. No longer tattooing arms, but eyeballs. Then he found it. A red tent with... Continue Reading →

Self Criticising for Idiots (Non-Fiction)

“Damn! I’m such an idiot!” I yelled out, frustrated that I had screwed up yet again that day. “Don’t do that,” Steve, a fellow worker told me. “Do what?” “That. Putting yourself down. It doesn’t help.” I still remember that conversation now, even though it was roughly half a lifetime ago. Before then I used... Continue Reading →

Mr Ex

On a cold, overcast Sunday afternoon a shiny, black Chrysler drove through an abandoned industrial area, before pulling up outside of an old brick factory. The driver got out and promptly opened up a rear car door. A pair of shiny Italian shoes emerged and planted themselves on the gravel driveway. The man they were... Continue Reading →

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