Amanda Niehaus is a writer, scientist and author of the novel The Breeding Season, published by Allen & Unwin in 2019. Her stories have appeared in Overland and The Writer, among others, and in 2017 she was the winner of the Victoria University Short Story Prize.

You can find her online at or on Twitter as @amandacniehaus.

Pieces by Amanda Niehaus

The storm
Edition 63: Writing the Country

The open-plan office
Edition 73: Hey, Utopia!

Griffith Review