Maree Dawes is an Albany poet, published nationally and internationally. Maree’s first collection Women of the Minotaur explored the lives of mistresses in Picasso’s life. It was featured on Poetica in 2009 and dramatized for the program launch of the 2010 Perth Writers Festival. Her short story “I am so sweet and truthful” is in production for a short film. Her verse novel brb: be right back is her latest book.