roffwrites

Andrew Roff is a writer based in Adelaide, Australia. He tweets at @roffwrites.

Fiction
A Quiet Call, forthcoming in Going Down Swinging Issue 39 (2018).

A House, Divided, published in Issue 33 of Verandah (2018).

Pigface, published in ‘Pigface & Other Stories’ edited by Ryan O’Neill (Margaret River Press, 2018).

Else/If, published in Issue 27 of Antithesis Journal (2017).

The Lost Hour, available in the ‘Time’ anthology (Spineless Wonders, 2017).

Relocation, published in Tulpa Magazine in November 2017.

Against the Tide, published in Antipodean SF in September 2016. It was adapted for radio, and is available here as a podcast.

Non-fiction
Walking the Death Road, published in Overland online, October 2018.

Art in a Basic Income Utopia, published in Overland online, January 2018.

Andrew writes about writing on the blog section of this site. Prior to that, between 2011 and 2013, Andrew lived in Japan and kept a travel blog. Some highlights are here, here and here.

Presenting and Appearances
In June 2018, Andrew appeared at the Margaret River Readers & Writers Festival.

In May 2018, Andrew presented a workshop at Writers SA about ‘Politics and Persuasion in Creative Writing.’

Awards/Residencies
Andrew is the winner of the 2018 Margaret River Press Short Story Competition for his story Pigface.

His story Shelter was shortlisted for the 2018 Literary Nillumbik Alan Marshall Short Story Award.

In June 2018 he was awarded an Arts SA Project Grant to work on his next novel.

In March 2018, he undertook a residential fellowship at Varuna House to work on a themed short story collection.

Andrew’s microfiction story The Lost Hour was a finalist in the 2017 Newcastle Writers Festival joanne burns Microlit Award

Andrew’s first novel-length manuscript, Infringement, was shortlisted for the Wakefield Press Unpublished Manuscript Award at the 2016 Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature.