Lyndel Caffrey

Lyndel Caffrey is a Melbourne writer, mentor and creative writing teacher. She works to help writers build a deeper understanding of the story they have to tell and how to tell it. Lyndel has been published by 'Southerly', 'Poetrix', 'Vignette Press' and newmatilda.com, among others. Her novella 'Glad' featured in 'Griffith Review' 38. She’s working on two novels: 'The Christmas Box', set in 1930s Melbourne, and 'The Gun Club', her Great War novel, which was shortlisted for the 2015 Richell Prize. Lyndel is the Local Mentor for the Write-ability Goes Regional and Online Loddon Region Writers Group.

Specialises in:

  • Memoir and biography
  • Family history
  • General fiction
  • Historical fiction
  • Short story
  • Poetry
  • Crime and mystery
  • Self-help
Lyndel Caffrey