Gillian Kendall

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Gillian Kendall is an American-Australian writer who has lived in five countries and eight states. She does all sorts of writing: travel and nonfiction journalism, as well as fiction, essays, and memoirs. Have a look at her books, or travel writing pages, or read her contributions to The Sun, her blog, or her monthly column for Curve magazine.

If you’d like to join her “writer friends” email list, let her know: you’ll get only a few emails a year.

You can also read her blog here:


What’s new

An essay on travel poetry, in the LA TIMES

Nelson Mandela: A Life Inspired  Biography of Nelson Mandela, 2014

Long-Lived Lesbians column for


Coming up

Teaching “How to Write about Anything” on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at Longboat Key Education Center, Florida