Wrote a chapter in new big book High Voltage: AC/DC an Illustrated Guide. Included in The Best Australian Poems 2009 aND 2010. Jen’s essay Sex Crimes in Suburbia was included in Meanjin's ‘Law and Crime - the Long Arm’ issue (October 2007). A widely-published, versatile professional writer, she wrote Skyhooks Million Dollar Riff, poetry books Marsupial Wrestling, Alleycat and gutter Vs stars (Flat Chat 2006). Available for professional writing jobs of all kinds including reports, workshops, journalism, poetry and publicity.
on through the night following she thought about the night before there had been a small ember left at the heart of the burnt-out section and when the extreme dark swallowed her and the morning was at its zenith of cold the secret barely-there coal throbbed faintly on
a day later she was scrubbing at the stains in the jail issue clothing when a shower of sparks fell in the southern section a crack of coal split open the corner of her eye blazed tangerine
a string of poets gathered by a brazier singing in the distance in the rain a meteorite entered the sea the swamp grew the ruins charred artists took charcoal the stains disappeared from the jail issue clothing
the frogs came, and they sang too one day we will be free we will be free on day