Born: Established: 1965 ;
David Vernon has worked as a freelance writer and editor. His publications include books on childbirth and perinatal depression. His stories have appeared in Australian journals, anthologies and websites, and, in 2010, he established the Stringybark Short Story Awards. He was one of the selectors for the stories in Marngrook and Other Award Winning Stories from the Stringybark Australian History Award.