Susan Wyndham is the literary editor of The Sydney Morning Herald. In her career as a journalist she has been a reporter, feature writer, editor of Good Weekend magazine, New York correspondent for The Australian, and a deputy editor of the Herald. She is the author of Life In His Hands: The True Story of a Neurosurgeon and a Pianist, and has edited and contributed to several other books.
The loss of a parent is an experience that we all face without any training. My Mother, My Father is a collection of stories from 14 remarkable Australian writers, sharing what it is to feel loss, and all the experiences and memories that create the image of our parents.