Short Fiction

Darkness Falls, by Brendon Stevens

Grandma, Pharaoh and Me, by Maryanne Khan

No Matter What, by Bronwen Evans

Down and Out at Christmas Time, by Madeleine Calcutt

Why Are You Crying? by Suvi Mahonen

Gap Year, by Donna Austin

Henbrooke Moor, by Andree Cleeland

There’s a Bunyip Under the Fridge, by Johanna Saunders

Waiting on the Docks, by Jo Hart

The Zombie, by Madeleine Whiteaker

Daddy, by Sam Stephens

Last Chance, by Kerry Brown

To Hell ‘n Back, by Pam Hardgrave

Leaving, by Trevor Solomon

Pine Coffin, Folded Flag, by Gary Kemble

Bad Grownups, by Sam Stephens

Actions Speak, by Colleen Bashford

How Would They Get Rid of Him? by Adam Tucker

The Last Goodbye, by Sarah Neilson

Before You Go, by Michael Grey

The Surgeon, by Sam Stephens

Don’t Mess With Me, by Colleen Bashford

Mother’s Day, by Pamela Tatt

The Dragon Kite, by Lucy Bignall

Into the Darkness, by Damian Madden

King of the Mountain, by Pamela Tatt

The Shoals at Middle Head, Sydney Harbour, by JF Englert

Where There is No Path, by Colleen Bashford

The Tarles Kids, by Madhu Prakash

Slipping, by Prue Bon

The White Cross, by Carolynn King

Protection, by Emma Salkild

The Thirteenth Step, by Sam Stephens

Dance of the Gods, by Tarran Jones

Summer’s Forbidden Fruit, by Mihiri Udabage

Karma, by SM Johnston

Lessons, by Julie Duke

The Clearing, by Kathryn Simons

Snogfest, by Karen McKenzie

Decision, by Kylie Calwell

In the Eye…, by Lucy Bignall

I Stole a Vampire, by Kayla Pink

The Good Son, by Emilie Collyer

The Family Waldorf, by Jo Hart

The Second Wife and the Cat, by Louise D’Arcy

Broken Butterfly Wings, by SM Johnston

Who is Jonathan Hardy? by Adam Tucker

Khmoc, by Sophie Constable

Star, by Yin

Teenage Breakthrough, by Vicki Griffin

Desert Threads, by Kelly Inglis

Pag, by Marisa Nathar

Mangoes Make Hairy Babies, by Rebecca Raisin

Farewell, the Sea, by Megan McGrath

Desperation, by Ashleigh Andrade

The Twitching of Curtains, by Reena Mukherjee

The Pin Tray, by Margot McCamley

The Long View, by Michael Grey

Truth Is, by Ross Watkins

God Was Wrong, by Geoff Lambert

Ice Cream, by Yin

Mice of the State, by Talia Walker

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Classic Australian Poetry: Botany Bay (author unknown)

Classic Australian Poetry: Five Miles From Gundagai (author unknown)

Classic Australian Poetry: Camping, by Barcroft Boake

Classic Australian Poetry: The Camp Fire, by Barcroft Boake

Classic Australian Poetry: The Bush, by James Lister Cuthbertson

The Australian Literature Review is accepting submissions of short fiction (1000-3000 words).

For further details, see the Competitions and Submit pages.

Submissions should be emailed to auslit@hotmail.com.

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