Lorraine brings her rural background and literacy training to her writing and workshops.
She has four collections of poetry published, including A Ute Picnic and Other Australian Poems with Walker Books. Lorraine also writes chapter books and novels. Her verse novel, Star Jumps, won the 2010 Prime Minister’s Literary Award for Children’s Books
talks and workshops
Lorraine is available for talks, workshops, conferences, writing residencies and readings. She offers unique poetry workshops (from primary to secondary to adult workshops) using her own techniques such as images, two word poem, conversation poems. She also loves teaching creative writing and strategies to keep a writer away from writer’s block.