Joan Lane

Member of fellowship Australian Writers and Society Women Writers

Former editor/publisher - The Australian Writers Journal

Publishing under Murlysdar / Penwrite


After Many years of extensive travel around Australia, now widowed and retired lives in a quiet regional town on the east coast.

Published Fictional Work includes stage plays, Poetry, Novels and Short Stories.

Non Fictional -  Three Biography's, Collection of Counselling Papers, and a book of Prayer and reflection.

Her interest and hobbies include Music, Pottery, Dancing, and Golf.


Summary Of My Own Work.


Novels - 'Bewitched, Girl in the Lagoon, Waterfall Death, Cloak of Appearance"

Collection of short stories - "Folio of Five, Coffee Table Tales"

Stage - "The Curtain Rises and Center Stage"

Poetry - "The New Decade, In Black and White, Landscape, Travelling Verse, Contrast, Love Reigns, Floral Landscape, Poetry Quartette."

Non Fiction

3 Biography's

Collection of Prayers and Reflections - "Serenity"

Counselling Papers - "Desiderata"