My Mother’s Ghosts


  • Simone Lazaroo Writer



Short story from an Asian-Australian perspective.

Author Biography

Simone Lazaroo, Writer

Simone Lazaroo’s award-winning novels and many of her short stories explore individuals struggles for survival and meaning at the juncture of cultures. Her short fiction has been pub-lished in Australia, United States, England, Spain, Portugal and Cuba. Her novel The Australian Fiancé is currently optioned for film. She mentors emerging writers and is an honorary research fellow at Murdoch University. Her new fictional memoir, to be published in 2023, will be her seventh book. She is now writing a novel about a Western Australian’s relationship with regulars at her local beach and her encounters with residents, homeless people and tour-ists in Mediterranean Europe.