Julie Bowen Kearney


Julie Bowen Kearney lives in Brisbane, Australia. Her work has appeared in New Asian Writing and Cleaver Magazine in the US. She was one of three writers shortlisted for the 2014 Queensland Literary Awards for her manuscript 3 for a Wedding, 4 for Death.

Currently she is working on the second of a trilogy of historical novellas set off the coast of Queensland.


Light dawns

Fiction And Lo! The Hunter of the East has caughtThe Sultan's Turret in a Noose of Light.– The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyám EDWARD PATTEN, BORN in England but still eligible in the first decades after India, independence to be made...

The up and down nature of ladders

MemoirMARY AND I spend a long time tying the sign on the hood of her rusty station wagon. It has taken me days to paint the big board and we most definitely don't want it to fall off on...

A party for Germaine

GR Online'LESBIANS DON'T BITE,' Margaret says. 'Not as a rule anyway.' She lifts the corners of her mouth with her fingers in a caricature of a smile. I ignore this provocation and go on folding the nappies. The pile is...

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