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Sue Fielding

Sue Fielding is an Alice Springs based poet. She has lived there for many years, working with Aboriginal organisations in community development, social work and education. She draws inspiration from country, culture and friends. 

Sue is published in Fishtails in the Dust - writing from Central Australia(2009), the Australian Poetry Members Anthology 2012 MetabolismSotto 2012 and In the Pink - poems from the Garden (2012). Beyond conversation is the title of her self-published chapbook (2012). 

In 2012, Sue completed a 6 month poetry residency in the Olive Pink Botanic Garden Alice Springs, where she offered poetry readings, writing and other opportunities. During this time she compiled a booklet of poetry written by participants in the program, called In the Pink - poems from the Garden

Sue has participated in a Professional Development residency with poet Deb Westbury in 2012, and was awarded a Varuna Fellowship in 2013. She is currently developing a manuscript of poetry.