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Shirley Richards Shirley Richards i(A14524 works by) (a.k.a. Shirley L. Richards)
Born: Established: 1936 Wycheproof, Charlton - Donald - Birchip - Woomelang area, North West Victoria, Victoria, ;
Gender: Female
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Shirley Richards was educated at Heywood and Malvern, leaving school at fifteen to work in the Myer store hairdessing department, before leaving to manage a store in Portland, Victoria. She began writing poetry after her husband was badly injured in a car accident and completed a short story writing course at Warrnambool TAFE, an advanced short story writing course at Perth TAFE, and a freelance writing certifucate course at Adelaide TAFE. Her work has appeared in local newspapers and Australian literary journals.

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