• Travel, history, memoir
  • Plain-English writing – moving past the jargon to explain things clearly and simply for the lay audience
  • Medical writing – long and short documents summarising therapy areas (unmet need, burden, treatment landscape, clinical data, reimbursement landscape, strategic insights, value propositions, global value dossiers, objection handlers)
  • Copywriting
  • Academic writing (books, book chapters, journal articles)
  • Blog writing (popular culture) – visit here


  • Taught university literature courses (children’s literature, genre, gender, general literature and film)
  • Around 50 academic publications – sole, lead, or coauthored (journal articles, book chapters, books) – see them here
  • Over 7 years working in a consultancy agency specialising in medical writing
  • Plain-English writing
  • Taught academic writing workshops at university
  • Ran academic writing groups for postgraduate students


  • Want to start writing but not sure how? For writing help, advice, competitions and other opportunities, consider:
    • joining a local writing group
    • enrolling in writing course
    • becoming a member of an authors’ society
  • In Australia, examples of writing groups or societies include: