Louise's first novel will be published by Allen and Unwin in September 2017. In 2014, she was the recipient of a Varuna Residential Fellowship, and her novel was shortlisted for the City of Fremantle-TAG Hungerford Award. Her short stories, essays, and articles have been published in anthologies and medical journals. Louise lives in Perth, Western Australia with her husband, children, and dogs. She also runs the monthly Booklength Project Group for aspiring authors through the Federation of Australian Writers-WA.