About the Author

Alison Campbell Rate
Blurbarian Since February 2013
Name Alison Campbell Rate
Location Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Gender Female
My Occupation Writer, Presenter
My Bio Alison is best described as a run-away secondary school teacher turned professional writer/presenter.

Published works:
Ghost written memoir 'Whatever happened to Diana Trask‘, Melbourne Books 2010

'The Peppercorn Tree' - full length play script (australianplays.org)

Short fiction -
‘The Heron’ - 3rd prize, the Age Short Story Competition, Jan. 08
‘Eulogy For Frank White’ – 3rd prize, My Brother Jack Literary Awards, Oct. 08
'The Open Window’ – short fiction, Wet Ink, July 08
‘Truth Takes a Holiday’ – travel memoir, Australian Traveller, Oct. 07
‘Corners’ - short fiction, Island, Oct. 05

Co-author of dvd, book and CD-ROM based resources for primary and secondary health education in Australian schools; associated articles for magazines and on-line publications (for Open Doors Counselling and Educational services Inc. www.opendoors.com.au).

Song composer and lyricist (Christian genre) - www.songsthatunite.org.au

Books by this author