Mark O'Flynn has published five collections of poems, most recently The Soup's Song, (Picaro Press, 2015). His work has appeared in many Australian journals as well as overseas. His novels include Grassdogs (2006) and The Forgotten World (Harper Collins, 2013). He has also published the comic memoir, False Start, as well as a collection of short fiction, White Light (2013). His latest novel The Last Days of Ava Langdon is published by University of Queensland Press.