Nathan Shepherdson is the author of nine books of poetry. Two titles are due to be published in 2024, axolotl waltz (Puncher & Wattmann), and soft meteorites (Upswell). He has participated in collaborative projects with artists and writers including Arryn Snowball, Pascalle Burton, Sandra Selig, Alun Leach-Jones, Peter Hudson, and Jonathan McBurnie. His last book in 2023 was parallel equators (Recent Work Press). He is the son of the painter Gordon Shepherdson. Nathan lives in Brisbane/Meanjin.