Marie Alafaci

Marie Alafaci has been published in biography, environmental science, speculative fiction and picture books. She has been short listed for a number of awards, been a competition judge and taught Professional Writing and Editing at Holmesglen. She has worked for the Australian Society of Authors and been a reviewer and interviewer for 'Magpies' magazine. She teaches Grammar and Punctuation at RMIT and is co-owner of 'Bedlam Books', a manuscript assessment service. She is passionate about helping writers to bridge the gap between what they see in their mind's eye and what they present on the page.

Specialises in:

  • Children's and young adult fiction
  • Speculative fiction (horror, science fiction, fantasy etc)
  • Humour
  • Short stories
  • Non-fiction
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