The Stress of Leisure – December Duo Deluxe

Ian and I will be doing a run of gigs this December that includes playing alongside some wonderful people.   Photo: India Ryan-Knight First up, we head to Melbourne on Thursday December 6th… Continue reading

The Lavender Room Zine-in-a-Matchbox Special Double Issue #11 and #12 – Florist Extraordinaires, Balconies and Dungeness plus Fascinating Men, Flamingoes and Lists!

The Zine-in-a-Matchbox is a Golden Stapler nominated series! You can read an interview on the zine at Another Lost Shark and The Australian Book Arts Journal.   Issue #11 and #12 is a… Continue reading

The Lavender Room Zine-in-a-Matchbox Issue #10 – Sneezing, An Albatross, Fashion and Hashimoto in Springtime

The Zine-in-a-Matchbox is a Golden Stapler nominated series! You can read an interview on the zine at Another Lost Shark and The Australian Book Arts Journal. In each issue you’ll find: • Ye… Continue reading

The Outlandish Watch 7″ vinyl launch at Speedpoets

The vinyl will be officially launched at Speedpoets, held at Brew Café in Lower Burnett Lane, Queen St Mall from 2pm Saturday 7th July. David Stavanger, Nathan Shepherdson and I have written a companion… Continue reading

The Hear and Now – My Year of the Sounding Board published in Sotto

Here is an article written for Australian Poetry’s journal Sotto, called ‘The Hear and Now – My Year of the Sounding Board’

A Vast Laugh

A Vast Laugh with illustration and collaboration by Joshua Norman was published by in 2008 by Small Change Press and launched at Qld Writers Centre, with performance by Tylea and Sally Breen. Quotes… Continue reading

Flight

Flight was written and performed by Ghostboy and myself. Also featuring The Stress of Leisure and funded by Creative Sparks and Q150. It was performed at Queensland Poetry Festival, Brisbane Writers Festival, Barry Jones… Continue reading

The Lavender Room Zine-in-a-Matchbox Issue #9 – Mod Podge, Comme des Garçons and Texta Artists

The Zine-in-a-Matchbox is a Golden Stapler nominated series! You can read an interview on the zine at Another Lost Shark and The Australian Book Arts Journal. In each issue you’ll find: • Ye… Continue reading

The Lavender Room Zine-in-a-Matchbox Issue #8 – Bumper Poetry Special

The Zine-in-a-Matchbox is a Golden Stapler nominated series! You can read an interview on the zine at Another Lost Shark and The Australian Book Arts Journal. Issue #8 is a special edition zine… Continue reading

The Outlandish Watch featured in Blackmail Press

The Outlandish Watch was featured in issue 32 of New Zealand online publication, Blackmail Press.

The Lavender Room Zine-in-a-Matchbox Issue #6 – Australiana Bessemer, a Parents’ Answer Book and artists seeking perfection on their own terms

The Zine-in-a-Matchbox is a Golden Stapler nominated series! You can read an interview on the zine at Another Lost Shark and The Australian Book Arts Journal. In each issue you’ll find: • Ye… Continue reading

The Lavender Room Zine-in-a-Matchbox Issue #5 – Tina Yothers, a Suzuki Omnichord and Cats

The Zine-in-a-Matchbox is a Golden Stapler nominated series! You can read an interview on the zine at Another Lost Shark and The Australian Book Arts Journal. In each issue you’ll find: • Ye… Continue reading

The Lavender Room Zine-in-a-Matchbox Issue #3 – a salt pig, squalor and transmission fluid

The Zine-in-a-Matchbox is a Golden Stapler nominated series! You can read an interview on the zine at Another Lost Shark and The Australian Book Arts Journal. In each issue you’ll find: • Ye… Continue reading

The Lavender Room Zine-in-a-Matchbox Issue #1 – hammers, Irregular Choice and Dame Edna

The Zine-in-a-Matchbox is a Golden Stapler nominated series! You can read an interview on the zine at Another Lost Shark and The Australian Book Arts Journal. In each issue you’ll find: • Ye… Continue reading

Trouble Shooter published in Cordite

  Audio poem, Trouble Shooter, published in Cordite Poetry Review.

Agent Orange (에이젼트 오렌지) published in Cordite

Poem, Agent Orange, was published in Cordite Poetry Review in both English and translated into Hangul by Kim Sunghyun.

Particulunar (eye and spoon) published in Cordite

Particulunar (eye and spoon) was a visual response to Nathan Shepherdson’s poem, Particulunar. He also wrote a piece called corduroy linesman, which was a response to my poem Flarfing Ginsberg.

Flarfing Ginsberg published in Cordite

Flarf poem, Flarfing Ginsberg, published in Cordite Poetry Review.

Muscles – Audio Poem

Audio poem, Muscles, featuring computer speech and circuit-bent casio sk1.

The Lavender Room Zine-in-a-Matchbox Series’ Stockists

The Golden Stapler Award shortlisted series is available at my market stalls, on etsy, and at the following reputable stockists: Impact Comics, Canberra Sticky Institute, Melbourne

All Australian Punk Band 1979

The video clip for All Australian Punk Band 1979, off The Stress of Leisure’s third album, Soft Approach.