Michael Burge is an Australian author, artist and journalist who lives at Deepwater in the New England region of NSW with his husband and their dogs.
His non-fiction debut Questionable Deeds: Making a stand for equal love lifted the lid on familial, institutional and government homophobia in Australia, and was selected for the Brisbane Writer’s Festival.
Michael’s hard-hitting reports for Fairfax Media, Intermedia, United News & Media UK, NoFibs, Gay Star News and News Corporation include articles on equality, LGBTIQ history, popular culture, politics and pathways for independent artists and writers.
Michael’s work explores hypocrisy, disenfranchisement, grief and creative endurance. His stories offer hope of survival and freedom.
He also mentors emerging writers and journalists.
Contact Michael via email (below) or by mobile: 0400 977 816.