Lauren Anderson et al. (eds): Hide Your Fires

Francesca Sasnaitis

 

Hide Your Fires: 2012 UTS Writers’ Anthology
edited by Lauren Anderson et al.
Figment Publishing, $26.95 pb, 304 pp, 9781921134210

 

The making of a writer involves more than talent and ambition; perseverance and a thick skin are also prerequisites. The best that can be hoped for from a teaching institution is that potential writers are exposed to new ideas and encouraged to experiment with content and form. The results are seldom perfect, but at least they can prove interesting.

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Published in September 2012 no. 344
Francesca Sasnaitis

Francesca Sasnaitis

Francesca Sasnaitis is a writer and artist. Originally from Melbourne, she now lives in Perth where she is a doctoral candidate in Creative Writing at the University of Western Australia. She has published in Australian Book Review, Poetry d'Amour, Soluble Edge, Southerly, Sydney Review of Books, The Four Seasons, and Westerly, amongst others.

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