Mikaella Clements is an Australian writer currently based in Berlin. She was shortlisted for the 2019 Galley Beggar Press Short Story Prize and the 2018 Bridport Short Story Prize, and longlisted for the 2018 Kill Your Darlings Unpublished Manuscript Award. Her short story MAGPIE can be found in Black Inc.’s anthology Best Summer Stories (2018), and her story THE RAY LEAVING THE EYE is in Kill Your Darlings’ upcoming anthology New Australian Fiction.
Her non-fiction has been published in the New York Times, the Guardian, the TLS, Hazlitt, the Outline, the LA Review of Books, Buzzfeed, and many others. Her fiction has been published in Catapult, Overland Literary Journal, Scum Mag, and more. She is the Queer Editor at Daddy Magazine and is studying her Masters in English Literature at the Freie Universität Berlin.
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She is represented by Andrianna Yeatts at ICM Partners.