My Story

MICHAEL BURGEMichael Burge is an Australian journalist, artist, author, designer, digital publisher and mentor who lives at Deepwater in the New England region of NSW with his husband and their dogs.

His full-length titles can be purchased via his online bookshop. His artwork can be viewed online or in person via his art gallery.

Michael’s 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.

His 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.

His work explores hypocrisy, disenfranchisement, grief and creative endurance, offering hope of survival and freedom.

Michael also mentors emerging writers, journalists, artists and events. For more detail on his work history check out his LinkedIn profile.

Contact Michael via email (below) or by mobile: 0400 977 816.