Smoking, Waiting for The Dawn – Jason Nahrung

Appeared in Dreaming Again (HarperVoyager)

Jason Nahrung grew up on a Queensland cattle property and works as a newspaper journalist in Brisbane. He has travelled widely, both within Australia and internationally, and is a regular attendee at Australian writers conventions. He has been a director and judge for Australia’s premier speculative fiction awards, the Aurealis Awards. His writing has won the William Atheling Jnr award for Criticism or Review, been highly commended in the Aurealis Awards and been shortlisted in the Ditmars and the Australian Shadows.

His debut novel, The Darkness Within (Hachette Australia), based on a novella written with his then girlfriend Mil Clayton, was published in 2007. A German edition came out in 2008 and he is writing further tales set in the same universe.

Also in this episode:

Keith Stevenson reviews Canterbury 2100 from Twelfth Planet Press.