About the author

Mary Benton

<p></p><p>Mary Benton was born in Lismore, New South Wales and studied at the University of Sydney and the University of New South Wales. She has worked in a variety of fields including factories, retail, administration and libraries. Her interests include literature, music, theatre, films, philosophy and psychology. She finds politics endlessly fascinating and is a keen follower of current affairs.</p><p>She lives in Sydney.</p>