Ian Laver, Sunshine Coast writer, won a Commended citation for his short story Ricochet in the Fiction category of the 2018 New England Thunderbolt prize for Crime Writing.
Carleton Chinner has been invited to sit on the GeyserCon NZ panel To Boldly Go: Ships in SFF alongside Star Trek writer Alena van Arendonk, and fellow writers Kodi Washere and Dave Hadwin
Irene Waters’ first memior Nightmare in Paradise was released by Zeus Publishing in November.
Aiki Flinthart has just launched her 10th novel, IRON. First in the Sci-fantasy trilogy, the Kalima Chronicles. She was also shortlisted in the USA Writers of the Future competition.
Tony Pritchard has published their third book, Canoeing down the Darling, a travel memoir about canoe trips down the Darling River.
Mocco Wollert‘s poem Good-bye to a father and her German translation were published in Azure.
Mocco Wollert had her poem published in Mia Mia, the quarterly magazine of the Anglican Mothers Union.
Margie O’Hara has written and illustrated four new children books in 2018.
Mocco Wollert had a long letter published in the October issue of Your Time.
K W George‘s piece Pankow, Petra, and Me has been published in The Big Issue.