Sara is a poet and editor with a special interest in mixing poetry and multimedia (music, art, flash animation and video). She has one published print collection, A Deep Fear of Trains, 2000.
Her work has also appeared in literary journals, newspapers and online publications. In 2003, she formed the Synaptic Graffiti Collective with her partner SCART to blend the art of poetry with music, art and multimedia for Web/CD/DVD production and live performances. In 2004, she edited and co-produced the Slam the Body Politik CDROM.
She has featured at the Queensland Poetry Festival, the Brisbane Writers Festival and numerous other café and pub venues over the years, and with Synaptic Graffiti Collective. In addition to her own creative efforts, she was poetry editor for Brisbane-based publisher Interactive Publications from 1997-2005. In this time, she helped other authors realise their creative vision.
Other multimedia work:
Interview with Gabriel Ricard where Sara discusses her creative vision, her philosophy behind creative collectivism and the technical challenges of composing and producing poetry in multimedia.
See a sample of Sara's multimedia work on this site.
The Synaptic Graffiti's latest DVD, The MEMORY video project, is available from here.
SCART is the technical programmer, designer and producer for all Synaptic Graffiti Collective projects. He is also the singer, guitarist and lyricist for the Australian rock band, The Molotov, as well as a digital/multimedia/video
artist. His work has been accepted & distributed by the Avant Card group of Australia and toured the world with the SOMA Group.