Alicia Sometimes is a writer, poet, broadcaster and musician. She is a regular guest on 774, Radio National and is one sixth of The Outer Sanctum Podcast. Alicia was editor of the national literary journal Going Down Swinging for seven years. Alicia was one of the 3RRR’s Breakfasters team last year and was on Aural Text for fourteen years and has appeared in ABC TV's Sunday Arts and ABC News Breakfast. Her poems have been in Best Australian Poems, Overland, Southerly, Westerly, The Age etc.
She has performed her spoken word at many venues, festivals and events around the world. Alicia has two poetry collections, kissing the curve and Soundtrack. She was a 2014 Fellow at the State Library of Victoria. She was also writer and director of the science-poetry show, Elemental which toured in 2015 and will in 2016.
Alongside Nicole Hayes, Alicia edited an anthology of footy stories called From The Outer (Black Inc, 2016) with a list of incredible writers. In February another collection they both edited called A Footy Girl's Guide to the Stars of 2017 (Piccolo Nero) will be released. It will showcase some star players of the inaugural AFLW season.