Next Monthly Blogger – A.S. Patrić!

Thank you, Chris Raja, for your fabulous posts.

Next up, we have A.S. Patrić! Here’s his bio:

A. S. Patrić writes in Melbourne and is a St Kilda bookseller. Patrić is co-editor of Verity La, an online journal that is archived by the National Library of Australia. He has taught Creative Writing at RMIT and was a judge in the Essence of St Kilda Word Prize 2010. His collection of poetry, Music For Broken Instruments, was published in 2010 by Black Rider Press.

Patrić is featured in Best Australian Stories (2010), and his work has been widely published, appearing in Overland, The Lifted Brow, Wet Ink, Etchings, Quadrant, Going Down Swinging and other literary journals. The Rattler was Highly Commended in the Lord Mayor’s Awards and he is currently shortlisted for the SD Harvey, Ned Kelly Awards (2011). His first collection of stories, The Rattler & other tales will be published in late October 2011 by Spineless Wonders.