Formica (The Cuba Press, 2022)



Daughters of Messene (Makaro Press, 2015; Rosa Mira eBook, Greek trans. 2019)

Turbulence (Random House, 2007; and eBook)

About Turns (Random House, 2005; and eBook)



‘Polite Footprints’, Headland (Short story: January, 2015)

‘Ngawhatu’, 4th Floor Journal (Poem: 2015)

‘The Death Ride’, The Typewriter (Poem: 2014)

‘Shop until you drop’, National Flash Fiction (Highly Commended & Regional winner: National Flash Fiction competition, 2014)

‘Lonely Planet’, Flash Frontier: Heroes (Short fiction: November, 2014)

‘Who is Left’, Landfall 227: Vital Signs (Joint runner-up: Landfall Essay Competition, 2014)

‘Cross Country’, National Flash Fiction (Short fiction: 2013)

‘Life of a working girl’, The Typewriter (Poem: Volume IV, 2012)

‘Quite an Assistant’, 4th Floor Literary Journal (Poem: 2011)

‘Love in the Fifties’, 4th Floor Literary Journal (Poem: 2010)

‘Mother-in-law to newborn granddaughter’, 4th Floor Literary Journal (Poem: 2009)

‘The Write Stuff’, Herald on Sunday (Essay: 15 June, 2008; Bookman Beattie’s Blog)

‘Turkey for Christmas’, NZ Listener (Travel essay: January 2007)

‘Menopause’, New Zealand Books (Poem: Volume 17, Issue 78, Winter 2007)

‘Looking for Curly – A daughter’s story’, NZ Listener (Travel essay: June 2006)

‘At Katherine’s Bay’, NZ Listener (Poem: April 2004)

‘My teeth and me’, Landfall (Short-listed essay: Landfall Essay Competition, 2004)

‘Saturday Night Shopping’, Sport 27 (Short story: Spring 2001)


‘Through the Belgian Glass’, Sweet As (Winner: Page & Blackmore short story competition, 2014)

‘The Dawn Parade’, Stories for Seven Year Olds (Children’s story: Random House, 2014)

‘At Katherine’s Bay’, Essential New Zealand Poems – Facing the Empty Page (Poem: Random House; Godwit, 2014)

‘After the Storm’, Te Ara online Encyclopaedia (Poem: Beachcombing, 2013)

‘After the Storm’, & ‘Eastbourne’, Eastbourne – an Anthology (Makaro Press, 2013)

‘At Katherine’s Bay’, Eastbourne – an Anthology (Poem: Makaro Press, 2013)

‘Showtime’, 30 New Zealand Stories for Children (Edited by Barbara Else: Penguin, 2011)

‘Let it Go’, Dunedin – the City in Literature (Short story: Exisle Publishing, 2003)

‘Let it Go’, Creative Juices (Short story: HarperCollins, 2002)



Room to Write: 20 years of Randell Cottage Writers/20 ans d’ecrivains au Randell Cottage ([co-edited with Linda Burgess] The Cuba Press, 2022)

Eastbourne – an Anthology (co-editor: Makaro Press, 2013)

‘Inspiration is the name for a privileged kind of listening’ - David Howard

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