Dianne Dempsey is a scriptwriter, a freelance journalist and book reviewer.
She has been a regular contributor to the Age for over twenty years.
She has also written for the Sydney Morning Herald, The Australian, The Courier Mail, the Herald Sun, Kill Your Darlings and Australian Book Review.
She currently works in the newsroom of the Bendigo Weekly.
Dianne lives in Bendigo in the shadow of the cathedral in a beautiful old Victorian house with two of her five children.