Andrew McMillen is a freelance journalist and author based in Brisbane, Australia.

His first book, Talking Smack: Honest Conversations About Drugs, was published by University of Queensland Press in July 2014.

He also hosts Penmanship, a podcast about Australian writing culture, which features in-depth interviews with Australians who earn a living from working with words.

Andrew’s journalism has been published in:

 

Listed below are six examples of Andrew’s longform journalism, written for a range of publications:

 

This blog, andrewmcmillen.com, serves several purposes. Since 2012, it’s primarily been a portfolio of Andrew’s published writing, but previously it was a hub containing dozens of full-length interviews, and a conversation starter for issues relating to the business of freelance writing.

In March 2014, Andrew started a weekly email newsletter, Dispatches, which offers an insight into his three passions: writing, music and reading. If you’d like to sign up, you can do so here.

Find Andrew on: TwitterLast.FM / YouTube / VimeoDelicious / RdioEmail

(Publicists: please do not add the above email address to your mailing list without asking first.)

The above photo was taken by the wonderful Brisbane-based photographer David Ball in November 2013. Please credit David wherever this photo is used. Also: hire him.

If you would like to contact Andrew regarding sensitive or confidential matters, email him using his PGP public key:

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