Australian born Richard James Allen has published nine books as a poet, fiction, performance writer and editor, most recently The kamikaze mind. His writing has appeared widely in magazines, journals, anthologies and online. He is a multi-award-winning poet, performer, choreographer, filmmaker, new media artist, and scholar. For more information on his work, please visit the following websites: The Physical TV Company (, The kamikaze mind (, Thursday’s fictions ( and the Australian Poetry Library (