Kate Zahnleiter

Kate Zahnleiter

Kate Zahnleiter comes from a background in psychology and has also completed a Master of Creative Writing. Her short fiction has appeared in Rex, One Book Many Brisbanes, and the Review of Australian Fiction, and her YA manuscript, Fitting in with Normal People, was selected for the 2012 QWC-Hachette Manuscript Development Program. Kate is co-producer of the bimonthly storytelling event Yarn, in which she encourages people to stand up and tell personal tales in front of a room full of strangers. She lives in Brisbane where she works as a family mediator, and spends most of her time trying to make friends with animals who do not want to make friends with her.