Trish Bolton

Trish Bolton’s novel, Stuck, was the recipient of a 2018 Varuna PIP Fellowship and a 2015 Varuna Residential Fellowship. In 2017, Stuck was longlisted for the Mslexia Women’s Novel Competition (UK) and Flash 500 Novel Competition (UK), and in 2016, was the joint-winner of the Fellowship of Australian Writers (FAW) Unpublished Manuscript Award. Trish’s script, Alzheimer’sa love story, was runner-up in the FAW Whitelight TV Drama Script Award, and a short story, ‘Orbits of the Sun’, was published in Visible Ink. Her writing – features, opinion, travel, book reviews – has appeared in most major Australian newspapers, on the Overland Literary Journal website, in The Big Issue and NewMatilda, and in a number of other publications.There’s more than a few gardening articles floating around, too. Trish has a Diploma of Professional Writing and Editing from RMIT and lives in Melbourne’s inner north. She is currently at work on a next novel titled Life itself