Fiona Murphy is a writer, poet and podcaster based in Melbourne. Her writing focuses on disability, science and social justice. Her work has appeared in The Age, Kill Your Darlings, The Big Issue, Spike (Meanjin), Writers Bloc, Feminartsy, among others. In 2017, Fiona was shortlisted for the Dorothy Porter Award for Poets and long listed for The Lifted Brow experimental non-fiction prize. In 2018, she will be travelling to Indonesia as a WrICE fellow. During her Write-ability fellowship and Toolkits:Nonfiction 2018, Fiona has been working on a manuscript about disability and Deafness. Fiona co-hosts the podcast Literary Canon Ball.