Lorne Johnson lives in Erskineville and teaches at Ascham School. He is a fan of punk rock, Jim Jarmusch, classic American cars, Scandinavia, coffee, birding, bushwalking, AFL and boxing fitness. His poetry has appeared in many publications. Morton, a tribute to Morton National Park in NSW, was released by Pitt Street Poetry in 2016. He is currently editing a book of essays on the work of Peter Skrzynecki for Boraga Academic (available late 2018).