Miranda Luby is a YA author, freelance journalist and copywriter living on Victoria's Surf Coast.
Miranda's publicity has gained global coverage in media outlets such as ABC World News, Fox News, The Guardian, Geek, Lad Bible UK, and more, including local coverage on Sunrise and 7:30 Report and in The Sunday Age.
She writes copy for businesses, brands and not-for-profit organisations. She's taken the photos for many of her feature stories and she films and edits video content, too.
Miranda is also an award-winning fiction writer. Her debut, 2020 Text Prize-shortlisted novel is forthcoming with Text Publishing. She has been shortlisted for the Commonwealth Prize, awarded a Varuna Residency Fellowship, an Australian Society of Authors Award Mentorship, and earned a place in the ACT Writers Centre's professional development program, HARDCOPY. Her short stories have been published by Bloomsbury in the UK and Margaret River Press.
Miranda has worked as a lifestyle journalist and editor for News Corp and a Senior Reporter for Zoos Victoria. Her work and passions have taken her to more than 50 countries but she calls the Surf Coast in Victoria home. You can find her in the water most days.
Read some of Miranda's favourite pieces below, or click on the drop down for more.