Issue #10 Editorial Team

The Quarry #10 Editorial Team


We are happy to introduce the Editorial Team for Issue #10 of The Quarry!


Sarah Joseph

  • Editor in Chief

Sarah Joseph is the Editor in Chief of The Quarry. She oversees every aspect of the journal, and is responsible for its management, publication, and execution. She is also a fiction and nonfiction editor. She is currently studying a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in English Literature, and pursuing a career in writing and editing. Sarah writes contemporary new age and young adult fiction.


Lachlan Marnoch

  • Editor, Proofreader and Copyeditor

Lachlan is editing and proof-reading fiction for The Quarry 10, and helped write the new style guide. He manages a website,, where he posts science fiction, fantasy, and non-fiction (mostly about science fiction and fantasy). He’s enthusiastic about creating and exploring other worlds. Lachlan is in love with science, embarking on his Masters in Astrophysics next year; miscellanea from a range of scientific fields always finds its way into his stories.


Isabella Brennan

  • Editor, Proofreader and Copyeditor, Social Media

Isabella Brennan is a fiction editor, proof-reader and social media content writer for The Quarry. She is currently studying a combined Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts majoring in creative writing. Isabella has a passion for writing and reading about strong, three-dimensional female characters, and draws ideas from the women throughout history who have ruled empires and re-defined genres.


Alex Jackson

  • Editor, Proofreader and Copyeditor

Alex Jackson is an editor, proof-reader and style-guide contributor of The Quarry. He enjoys the worlds and ideas people come up with and explore because of how they contribute to his own ideas, in writing, philosophy, and in his life generally. Though not his only goal, he one day hopes to master what he sees as one of the ultimate goals of writing—to tell the truth by lying.


Hannah Armstrong

  • Editor, Proofreader and Copyeditor, Social Media

Hannah Armstrong is an editor, proof-reader and social media coordinator for issue 10 of The Quarry. She is currently in her final semester of a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Creative Writing, and plans to pursue a career in fiction editing post-graduation. She strives to surround herself with kind, compassionate and creative people, and she has never met a book that hasn’t made her cry just a little. 


Screen Shot 2017-10-31 at 10.14.17 PMRowan Freeman

  • Editor, Proofreader and Copyeditor, Publicity

Rowan is an editor, proof-reader and publicist on issue 10 of The Quarry. He is studying a Bachelor of Arts majoring in creative writing. He has written for the playwright project, Singled Out; and had his first play Safety Switch performed in 2015 at the Old Fitz theatre in Sydney. After near misses with past writing competitions, Rowan is looking forward to the establishment of his mother’s inaugural literary award, as he knows he will be the only entrant and eventual winner.


Teresa Peni

  • Editor, Graphic Design

Teresa Peni is an editor, admin and graphic designer for The Quarry journal’s 10th edition. She has contributed writing, photography, and research to Australian and New Zealand magazines and local newspapers, as well as her own photography blog She is undertaking a Bachelor of Arts at Macquarie University, majoring in creative writing and anthropology. Teresa values the writer/editor’s quiet, solitary existence, relieved occasionally by random, stimulating adventures with all walks of life.


Jasmine Aird

  • Editor, Proofreader and Copyeditor

Jasmine Aird is a proof-reader and fiction editor for issue ten of The Quarry. She is currently completing her final semester of an Arts degree with a major in Creative Writing. Earlier this year, Jasmine completed an internship with Good Reading magazine, which was an experience she thoroughly enjoyed as she was able to do what she loves—read and write. She enjoys writing in many different genres, from fantasy to creative non-fiction.


Ryan Hunter

  • Editor, Proofreader and Copyeditor

Ryan Hunter is a fiction and non-fiction editor for The Quarry’s tenth issue, as well as a contributor to the style guide. He also communicated with print companies during the production and distribution of the physical edition of The Quarry. His time as part of the editing team has been one of the highlights of his Creative Writing major, which he has almost completed. He aims to continue writing and editing well beyond university. Ryan is a writer and reader of fantasy and science-fiction, with occasional dalliances in horror.


Imogen Wiggins

  • Editor, Proofreader and Copyeditor

Imogen is a fiction editor and proofreader for the 10th issue of The Quarry. She also assisted in the financial management associated with the print copy of The Quarry.  She is currently completing a combined degree in Arts with a major in Writing and Social Science majoring in Criminology.  She is an avid reader and writer of science fiction, crime fiction and true crime.


Alexis Worthing

  • Social Media, Web Management

Alexis is the web manager for The Quarry 2017, in charge of making sure your online experience is as smooth as possible. When she is not working on the Quarry, she is studying a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Creative Writing, loves all things writing and has a strong passion for theatre and performing arts. She has previously been published in Grapeshot Magazine, and Produced and Directed a number of productions through the university theatre society


Screen Shot 2017-10-31 at 10.17.32 PMHelen Glover

  • Social Media

Helen Glover is a social media content writer for The Quarry. She is studying a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Creative Writing, and a Bachelor of Science. Helen is a keen fantasy writer and avid reader. She has a passion for dragons so don’t be too surprised if a dragon swoops in and eats everyone at the end of her stories.