Miranda's debut Text Prize-shortlisted YA novel is forthcoming with Text Publishing in August 2022. This manuscript was awarded a place in the ACT Writers Centre's professional development program, HARDCOPY, and an Australian Society of Authors Award Mentorship.
Two other current works in progress, both YA novels, have been awarded a Varuna Residency Fellowship, a Neilma Sidney Literary Travel Fund Grant, and a Katherine Suzanne Prichard Fellowship.
Miranda also write short stories for adults, teens and kids.
She won the Bedford International Short Story Competition and the Bloomsbury Publishing Short Story Competition, was shortlisted for the Commonwealth Short Story Prize, the Margaret River Short Story Prize, the Sean O'Faolain Prize at the Cork International Short Story Festival, and the New Millennium Writings fiction competition, longlisted for the Bath International Short Story Award, and placed second in the Daily Telegraph's Summer Short Story Competition.
Bloomsbury UK published one of her short stories for children in an e-book anthology of re-imagined fairy tales (think Snow White set at NASA). You can buy the anthology here. She also has a story (inspired by sea dragons) in Margaret River Press’ beautiful annual print anthology after being shortlisted for the Margaret River Short Story Prize. You can buy that anthology here.
Miranda's work has also appeared in Southword Journal (Munster Literature Centre), ¶ilcrow & Dagger Literary Journal, Foliate Oak Literary Magazine and Bitterzoet Literary Magazine and one of her short stories has been recorded as a podcast. Her first piece of flash fiction appears in Celapene Press' Short & Twisted anthology.