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Peter Mitchell

Peter Mitchell is the author of two poetry chapbooks, Conspiracy of Skin (Ginninderra Press, 2018) and The Scarlet Moment (Picaro Press, 2009). He writes poetry, memoir, short fiction, essays & literary criticism and is the recipient of mentorships, fellowships and a writer's grant. Conspiracy of Skin was awarded a Highly Commended in the prestigious Wesley Michel Wright Prize for Poetry. His memoir, Fragments through the Epidemic and first full poetry collection, The Loam of Memory await the light of publication.

Links to some of his writing:


Conspiracy of Skin available at

'Writing Illness, Writing Life' (essay)

Three poems


'Game Changer' (extract from memoir) https://bentstreet,net/game-changer-peter-mitchell

'Meeting' (poetry) https://bluebottlejournal/home/meeting

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