a bit about me:

My career is best described as eclectic. I've been a writer, actor, artist and business builder. 

I've also owned a cafe, managed several others, and created seasonal wardrobes for career women and also dressed models for runway shows. 


And, I've also spent time inside a chicken, cow and rabbit - suit. 

In 2015 I moved to the Blue Mountains with my cat, Vitruvius and fell in love. The mountains are the perfect place to develop and embrace my writing goals, to while away the hours reading, or getting dirt under my nails gardening or just whining about how cold it is.


My ideal day is reaching my word count, or making art, or tinkering on my house and feeling guilty for not going on a bush walk, which I last did (in order of latest walk): 

30 Nov 19

12 June 19


I upload new photos here


FYI: I'm still waiting for that someone special to ask for my autograph.





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