I have been freelancing since 2012, providing research, marketing and editorial pieces to a number of industry and parenting publications, both print and online. I have also had a number of short stories published and/or win prizes, as well as featuring on sites such as ScaryMommy, Mamamia, iVillage, Small Steps Parenting and Tripzilla. Some examples of my work include:
The House of Women, 1st Prize Tom Stannard Prize, Subiaco History Awards 2015 (available on request)
Memories of Markets, 2nd prize Christobel Bennett Personal reminiscence prize, Subiaco History Awards 2017 (available on request)
Four short stories published in Beyond the Diaper Bag (2011), Created by Megan Bekkedahl and Melaina Lausen (ISBN 978-1-257-04638-6)
The Long Day Before Christmas, 1st Prize Summer Agenda Writing Competition 2010, The West Australian, Published January 22nd, 2011
Kelley’s Place, Finalist Summer Agenda Competition 2011, The West Australian, Published December 31st, 2011
Men and Miscarriage, published in My Child Magazine, Issue 27, Summer 2012/2013
Diary of a Caesar, published in Offspring Magazine, Autumn 2013
Teaching Our Kids the Value of Giving, published in Small Steps Parenting Magazine, December/January 2014
Valentine’s Day with the Kids, published in Small Steps Parenting Magazine, February 2015
The Dental Quarter: Welcome to Hollywood, published in Australasian Dental Practice, Vol 24, No.1, January/February 2013
Perth Central Dental Centre Builds For the Future, published in Australasian Dental Practice, Vol 23, No. 5, September/October 2012, page 198
Living Room Luxury at Specialist Practice, published in Australasian Dental Practice, Vol 23, No. 4, July/August 2012
How the Rainbow Got Its Colours, written by Shannon Meyerkort, illustrated by Alexis Meyerkort. Available as an eBook on Amazon here.
Fairy Sparkle Rose, written by Shannon Meyerkort, illustrated by Alexis Meyerkort. Available as an eBook on Amazon here.
Ten Essential Things You Need to get the Kids Back to School (And You Get to Keep Your Sanity), for Mamadoo (online shopping site), 2015
Glamping in the Australian Bush, published on Tripzilla, September 7, 2016.
Things to do in Pemberton with Kids, published on Zizazag Travel Blog (Jo Castro), October 2, 2014
‘Writers in the Attic’ series, Louise Allen, blog, October 2016