About

Am a  digital journalist: content writer/provider and sub-editor.

Sub-editor at The Sydney Morning Herald 2000 – 2011.

Features editor/writer in Bath, United Kingdom, at .net magazine, Future Publishing, which was sold overseas and translated into several languages.

Full-time reporter:
Cumberland community newspapers.
Daily newspaper reporter at Queensland’s regional daily, The Maryborough Chronicle.
Reporter for weekly Perth newspaper, Times of the West, a WA metropolitan free newspaper. Had some freelance work published in The Daily News.

Various subediting positions (permanent and casual)
Freelance subediting: stints at national magazines including Woman’s Realm, Woman’s Own, Best, Take A Break, TV Quick, Just 17, Esquire, Harpers & Queen, The Sun and Tatler. Included subbing an advice column written by a psychic dog.

Chief subeditor jobs, Sydney
National consumer magazine at APC – up to 300 pages a month.
Eastern Express: weekly newspaper – glossy/colour. Laid it out and subbed.

Curtin University:  Bachelor of Arts (major: English)

AWARDS

Best Feature 1998 – Future Magazine Awards, UK.

Best Short Story 2001 –  Sydney Community College.

 

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  1. “Included subbing an advice column written by a psychic dog.” — my Jack Russell terrier Dixie wishes to contact your medium … ha ha ha!!

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