Kirrily lives on the northern fringe of Melbourne with her husband, two teenage daughters and an exuberant chocolate Labrador. With a background in secondary teaching, Kirrily privately tutors students in English to post-graduate level, and is also undertaking PhD studies in life narrative writing through Flinders University in Adelaide. Kirrily is the Media and Communications Manager for Plentylife Anglican Church, where she is also a member of the teaching team. Kirrily has an ongoing passion for exploring ways that the creative arts can become a vehicle to help build community and make disciples. In her spare time, you will find Kirrily reading, drinking tea, fermenting things or searching her fabric stash for a piece big enough to make a skirt.