Warwick McFadyen is an award-winning journalist with more than 30 years experience in metropolitan media. He has held senior writing and editing positions with The Age, including editorial writer, and has won two Walkley Awards and four Quill Awards. He was highly commended for commentary at this year’s Quill Awards. He has published two books of poetry, On Reaching Land’s End and The Life and Times of Mr Agio and Other Poems. His prose and poems have also appeared in Quadrant, Overland and Dissent.