I'm Anna, and I write.

Essays, fiction + nonfiction

“Anna Spargo-Ryan is a writer in command of every sentence, who somehow makes the unspeakable succinct.” Readings

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“… The Paper House dances through its subject, dealing intelligently with tragedy without becoming grim itself.” The Sydney Morning Herald

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Recent work

Coved-shaped waves | Part 1 & Part 2 | The Saturday Paper
The rise of eco-griefELLE | August 2019 issue
Mental illness is complexThe Guardian
City of Chocolate
 | The Big Issue
Pressuring women to stay in their homes will kill them | The Guardian