About

Hi! I’m Emma, a writer, LGBTIQA+ and disability advocate and inclusive educator from Queensland, Australia.

Emma Di Bernardo was listed in theĀ 2021 Richell Prize for Emerging Writers Longlist.

Emma’s experience of chronic pelvic pain was featured in the 2021 Black Inc. anthology Growing Up Disabled in Australia. 

Her non-fiction work has been featured in ABC Everyday, Disability in Kidlit and the One Woman Project.

She is co-creator and former co-host of the chronic pain podcast Have You Tried Yoga? with Georgia Young.

Her proudest literary achievement is publishing an article in a Buffy The Vampire Slayer academic journal, the Undergraduate Journal of Whedon Studies.