I am a South African writer of literary fiction based in Berlin, Germany.Author of: Till We Can Keep an Animal (Jacana 2008) Winner the European Union Literary Award (now the Dinaane Award for Debut Fiction) Shortlisted for the Commonwealth Prize best first book Africa 2009.Recent release: The Unbearable Machine. 2018.I have contributed to Itch magazine, Wordsetc and Women in and Beyond The Global, Real Simple magazine, Konkret magazine.
I enjoy exploring different forms of creativity, other art forms, I like the challenge of trying to give words a tangible, visual shape.I am happiest writing about complex interactions between people and between environments, the visceral and fleeting conversations that go on in an interior and external world.
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