The actual book! AUP New Poets 5.

Launching 7th August 2019, at Unity Books Wellington.

It's a pleasure to have my wicked obsessive scribbles in this volume, along with collections from the dreamily talented Sophie van Waardenberg and Carolyn DeCarlo.

"The return of AUP New Poets is a welcome initiative at a moment when New Zealand poetry is bursting with so much fresh talent.

Each poet in this trio has very much her own distinctive style, voice and angle of interest but all three sit well between the same covers...

AUP New Poets 5 shines the spotlight on three gifted new poets, showing us how they glitter and spin." – Chris Price


Pre-order here:

Currently co-editing the journal Sweet Mammalian with Nikki-Lee Birdsey.

Poetry forthcoming in : Sport, Salty x Food Court, Rust + Moth.

Scum Magazine

Dairy Queen


Issue 4:          Crush

Issue 5:          3 poems


Issue 235:      Cold speculum


                      Add penetrant to preferred broadleaf herbicide & devastate the wildflowers

Issue 239:      If I could breed your cultivar I'd have you in my garden

Sweet Mammalian

Issue 5:          The cave draws u in like a breath


Issue 1:          Three poems + an essay


Issue 4:          Three poems


Issue 5:          Two poems

Issue 7:          Three poems + a collaboration

Issue 8:          Four poems


Issue 45:       The salt lamp I got you for your birthday


Issue 46:       Three poems


Issue 5:          Pony club summer camp
                      Would I recognise the garden if I saw it


Issue 6:          The land without teeth

Radio New Zealand

 Hookworm (read by Frith Horan)


Better Off Read

Any machine can be a smoke machine if you use it wrong enough (read by Rebecca Hawkes)




The walls of the pit were too high for her to climb out unassisted

The reading room


Fruju Tropical Snow

Strip Club DJ Drops Beat

Queer the Pitch: Poetry from LGBTQIA+ people across Aotearoa

Softcore bushwalk

Three Words: An Anthology of Aotearoa / NZ Women’s Comics



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