News, reviews and awards

Reviews:

On Darwin Tides from the Arizona State University Everything Change anthology.

Rocket Stack Rank

One Last Sketch

In Your Face:

Aurealis 91

The Never Never Land:

http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/26963245-the-never-never-land

L. Ron Hubbard presents Writers of the Future Volume 30:

http://mikerm.blogspot.com.au/2014/04/review-l-ron-hubbard-presents-writers.html

http://csidemedia.com/gryphonclerks/

http://apbsal.blogspot.com.au/2014/04/beneath-surface-of-two-kills-by-shauna.html

News and media:

I have been selected as a finalist in the 2016 Climate Fiction Short Story Contest run by Arizona State University and judged by Kim Stanley Robinson.

http://www.prweb.com/releases/LRonHubbard/Writersofthefuture/prweb11262696.htm

http://the-riotact.com/local-wins-international-writing-award/124521

http://www.merredinmercury.com.au/story/2218189/shauna-omeara-from-wheatbelt-to-hollywood/

http://www.challenger.org/blog/2014/04/11/challenger-center-celebrates-with-writers-and-illustrators-of-the-future/

Awards

2016-17 – My story No One Here is Going to Save You was a nominee/finalist in the 2016 Aurealis Awards YA Short Story category. Results announced in April 2017.

2016 – My story On Darwin Tides was a finalist in the 2016 Climate Fiction Short Story Contest run by Arizona State University.

2015 – Nominated for 2015 Ditmar Award in Illustration category.

2015 – E.G. Harvey Award for Speculative Art

2014 – Nominated for 2014 Ditmar Award in Best New Talent category.

2014 – Judge for Science Fiction Short Story category of Aurealis Awards.

2013 – Nominated for 2013 Ditmar Award in Illustration category.

2013 – placed second in quarter three of the 2014 Writers of the Future Contest.

2013 – First prize in Conflux 9 art show (2D – Amateur Division).

2012 – Flash fiction horror story: “Blood Lilies” won the Flash Fiction competition held by the Australian Horror Writers Association.

2012 – Flash fiction post-apocalypse story: “You and Me, The Sand and Sea” came runner-up in the Conflux 8 short story competition.

2012 – Short story about a Foot-And-Mouth outbreak in Australia called “The Plague Most Feared” came runner up in the “Australian Security Nightmares” writing competition run by the Australian Security Research Council.

2012 – Winner of the Art Competition at Conflux 8.

2012 – Winner of Best Art, Open Category, in the “Write-a-book-in-a-day” Competition.  http://www.writeabookinaday.com/2012/results.html

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