Fiona McGregor is a Sydney writer and artist. She has published 6 books, including the novel Indelible Ink which won Age Book of the Year. In 2019, Giramondo published the photoessay A Novel Idea, a tongue-in-cheek rumination on the process of writing a novel through the rubric of endurance performance. Her collection of essays Buried not Dead is due release in 2020. Fiona is also working on a duet of historical novels set in Sydney’s sly-grog era.