Heather Ewings lives and writes on the land of the Pallittorre people of Northern Tasmania. She is a Tasmanian author with a MA in Modern History and a particular interest in Tasmanian colonial times, as well as anything myth or folktale.
Heather’s short stories have been published in many different places around the web, including Lite Lit One, Asymmetry Fiction, and narratorInternational, and have been included in the anthologies: ‘Chronos: An Anthology of Time Drabbles’, and ‘Insignia Vol 1: Japanese Fantasy Stories’. Her work has also received awards: both ‘Ermaline’s Feast’ and ‘Sanctuary’ received an honorary mention in the now defunct, Five Stop Story competition, in April and June 2011 respectively. Her flash fiction piece, ‘Saviour’ was shortlisted for the 2012 Ink Tears Flash Fiction Competition.
Heather writes in-between homeschooling her two oldest children and running after an active pre-schooler.She also makes beeswax candles for the family business, and occasionally attempts to garden, if the weather is good.
Heather can be found on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HeatherEwingsAuthor and Twitter @heather_ewings1. If you’d like to be kept up to date on Heather’s news you can sign up for a very irregular email here!
And if you’d like to read some of Heather’s work, and support her in the process, head over to her Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/HeatherEwings
photo credit: Rebecca Flynn