Work with me

I have strong narrative and storytelling skills, specialising in narrative design and writing for games and VR.

I love speaking and running workshops. My speaking and teaching experience includes the Melbourne Writers’ Festival, The Wheeler Centre, Game Connect Asia Pacific, Victoria University, Swinburne University of Technology and Chisholm Institute.

My first Twitch stream playing The Gardens Between at PAX East

My first Twitch stream playing The Gardens Between at PAX East

 
Giving a speech at The MCV Pacific XBOX Women In Games Lunch

Giving a speech at The MCV Pacific XBOX Women In Games Lunch

 
'Working With Words' panel at Geelong Library with Deakin University

'Working With Words' panel at Geelong Library with Deakin University

 

Narrative Design and writing

Games & VR

I use my skills in writing, narrative design and production to support a variety of projects in games, VR and other creative industries. I'm intensely interested in new ways to tell story and love getting into the studio and figuring out how to make the best experience possible for the player.

I’m also a director of Burning Glass Creative where I focus these skills on games and workshops to help great games get made.

Media and speaking requests

I love talking games, writing, narrative design, production and all things storytelling. Contact me to speak at arts programs, writers festivals, game events and conventions, writing conventions, classrooms, podcasts  and radio programs.

I've spoken at the Melbourne Writers’ Festival, The Wheeler Centre, Game Connect Asia Pacific, Continuum Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention, ACMI X Meet the Maker’s Program, the Australsian Association for Writing Programs Conference and more.

 

Research collaboration

I also researches in the area of VR and games storytelling, creative-practice with an interest in consumer culture and identity and the links between digital and traditional literature.

I'm open to collaboration for academic journals, grants and research projects, and commission for long-form articles.

 

Workshops and guest lecturing

I'm is available for lectures, public speaking events, conferences and workshops. My past work has included talks on writing, designing and producing for games, writing fiction, characterisation and plot, story idea to story execution, team dynamics and production for indie game studios and the future of storytelling.