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Ray R. Tyndale Ray R. Tyndale i(A11195 works by) (a.k.a. Ray Rosalind Tyndale)
Born: Established: 1945
United Kingdom (UK),
Western Europe, Europe,
Gender: Female
Arrived in Australia: 1970
Heritage: English
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Ray Tyndale grew up and was educated in Surrey, England. She went to grammar school in a building that had been in continuous use since the Norman Conquest, which instilled in her, she says, a great sense of history. She was an economist at H. M. Treasury, Whitehall, before marrying in the sixties and having three children. They migrated to Adelaide in 1970, and farmed in the Adelaide Hills until the Ash Wednesday fires. After this they spent a short period in Burra.

Tyndale did her second degree as a mature age student, then worked as a psychotherapist, working mainly with women, before turning to writing full-time. She enjoys being a grandmother, and travelling, gardening, woodwork etc. She has had six short stories and ten poems read on Writers' Radio and/or State of the Arts. .

Most Referenced Works

Affiliation Notes

  • Born elsewhere; moved to SA

Personal Awards

2000 Commended Ulitarra Poetry Competition Robert Harris Poetry Prize for "Sappho at Sixty" (unpublished poem)

Awards for Works

Femininity i "There was a headless lady", 1998 single work poetry
— Appears in: Friendly Street Poets : Twenty-Two 1998; (p. 90)
1997 commended FAW Far North Coast Regional Literary Awards
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