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Striving to enrich the imaginations of all children – big and small – by blending the ordinary with the extraordinary. The everyday with the bizarre. The real with the unreal. Loves to take classic, beloved genres of fiction and twist them around, making something fresh and, above all, fun. Dog person.

SLATE/PROJECTS IN DEVELOPMENT

RUDY THROUGH THE WORMHOLE
Novel
A middle-grade science/fantasy story about a young boy named Rudy Flynn who becomes swept up in the middle of a lengthy civil war on a distant planet. Rudy embarks on an adventure of skeleton robots, otherworldly magic, dastardly villains and conspiracies around every corner. First in a trilogy.

PLUNDERWORLD
Television Series, Children
An edge-of-your-seat animated adventure series set in the mid-20th century that sees a group of loveable renegades, unlikable heroes, embark on a globetrotting quest in a highly sophisticated drill ship. They right wrongs wherever they go, be it mysterious islands, forgotten temples or lost lands, all the while being pursued by fearsome pirates.

ABOUT ME

A 2015 graduate of the Associate Degree of Professional Writing and Editing at RMIT, with a heavy focus on fiction. This is where I wrote my first two manuscripts and first feature screenplay. Experience in newspaper publication, editing, copywriting and film production. An aspiring screenwriter, novelist and art-house director.

PREFERRED MEDIA

Feature Film
Children’s Television
Novels
Short Film
Advertising

PREFERRED GENRES

Adventure
Comedy
Fantasy
Surrealism
Science Fiction