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And writer. Yep, both. 

Tami Sussman 



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For Adults

A little taste 
Why I'm ditching the razor and embracing my body hair. SBS Voices 

How I became a teenage 'pick-me girl.'  
SBS Voices 

The Line between 'Jew-Curious' and Antisemitic. 
Hey Alma

I was ashamed of my dad's truck in high school. Kidspot

Why do people still care so much about the sex of your baby? Kidspot

I'd rather raise a snowflake than an a-hole. 

I treated my dog like a spoilt only child. Kidspot

Fat vs. F**k | the more harmful F-Word. Kidspot 

In 2020, there are only 10 people who really want to go to your wedding. Mamamia

The Rise of the Groomzillo. Hello May

Glossary of strange new terms for expecting parents: 'What the hell does Tog mean?' Essential Baby

Are 'open relationships' still feasible once you have kids? Essential Kids


Listen to Tami on ABC Podcast God Forbid 


Tami is an Australian-based author with a background in theatre, comedy, spoken word poetry and copywriting. She facilitates creative writing workshops for primary and high school students and regularly contributes humorous opinion pieces for online and print magazines. Tami is also a celebrant, the most sarcastic participant in your group chat and a loyal servant to the little creatures in her home.

About Tami

Listen to Tami on ABC Podcast Soul Search

For Kids

Enjoy this poem Tami wrote when she was 10.
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Author Visits & Readings
For 0-6 years
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Author Talks & Workshops
For Grades 5-6
Contact Tami 

Thanks for getting in touch! 

Cover art by ZüG

Tami would like to acknowledge the traditional owners of the lands on which she works and pay her respect to their elders past, present and emerging. 

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