Other writing

Short Stories

The Mango Tree in Making Tracks : UTS Writers' Anthology 2006; (80-87)

Beyond Here, There Be Dragons in Seizure : A Journal for New Writing , no. 2 2011; (50-55)
Check out the first page.

Sweet Guy in Review of Australian Fiction , Omnibus vol. 1 no. 2012; Review of Australian Fiction , vol. 1 no.2 2012

The Local in The Great Unknown, (ed) Angela Meyer, Spineless Wonders, 2013


Beyond the Sensation Novel : Social Crime Fiction - Qualia of the Real World  in Literature and Sensation Anthony Uhlmann (editor), Newcastle upon Tyne :Cambridge Scholars Press, 2009  pg. 34-49
Note: Author note: Written as Pamela Newton

Crime Fiction and the Politics of Place: The Post-9/11 Sense of Place in Sara Paretsky and Ian Rankin in The Millennial Detective: Essays on Trends in Crime Fiction, Film and Television, 1990-2010 (editor) Malcah Effron, McFarland, 2011 pg. 21-35

The Sadistic Art of Murder in Seizure : A Journal for New Writing , no. 5 2013 and in Crime: Seizure Double ebook
Check out a sample.

Dial M for Misogyny in Anne Summers Reports No 4 September 2013

Opinion pieces

 Various articles for The Drum including:

Weeping for Broadchurch
Giving up the licence to kill
Everyday sexism fuels our fear of the dangerous stranger
Would an author by any other name sell as sweetly?

How to change the military's female-unfriendly culture: one brain at a time in The Guardian - Comment is Free  24 June 2013


Standing in Another Man's Grave in Sydney Morning Herald  Nov 24, 2012

Undercover book review: Unsettling true tale of espionage and publicly funded heartbreak in Sydney Morning Herald Feb 1, 2014


  1. hi do you have a email address i can contact you on

  2. Hi Mick, that's Macksville Mick, yeah?
    My email is pmnewton AT live DOT com