Aileen Westbrook

Aileen Westbrook is a Sydney writer who lives on Dharug land near the Parramatta River. She writes poetry, short stories and creative non-fiction, and has published in literary journals including Kill Your Darlings, Verge and The Quarry Journal. Currently she is completing a BA in creative writing at Macquarie University. She is curious about the crosstalk between people, plants and place, from antiquity to lockdown and beyond. Aileen was winner of the 2018 Monash Undergraduate Prize for Creative Writing.