About the Author
Suzanne's short stories and poetry have been published in Compassion: A Creative Anthology, The Quarry Journal, Grapeshot Magazine, Studio Magazine, Time Off and Heretical magazines. Suzanne is currently writing a novel about women fighting in the war in Syria, which will be finished in 2017.
In 2006, Suzanne's short story The Wall came 6th out of 300 entries in the Amazon Shorts, Short Story competition and in 2011 she received a Highly Commended Award from the Sunshine Coast Literary Association for her poem, Breathe.
Suzanne taught Academic English at UQCollege in Brisbane for three years.
In 2017, Suzanne published FreedomWriting compiling her research, personal and others' experiences with writing therapy, and her workshop exercises she wrote to introduce this to others. Suzanne experienced freedom through writing therapy many years ago and since then has been running workshops to assist people to access this freedom through writing therapy. Suzanne continues to use writing therapy effectively within her life and shares her personal story in FreedomWriting and at her workshops.