Bio

Oliver Mol is a Sydney-based writer. He is a staff writer at The Adventure Handbook. He is 27. He grew up between America and Australia. He has lived in Houston, Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. He was the recipient of a 2014 ArtStart Grant, the co-winner of the 2013 Scribe Nonfiction Prize for Young Writers and the recipient of a 2012 Hot Desk Fellowship. He has appeared at National Young Writers Festival, Emerging Writers Festival, Melbourne Writers Festival and Sydney Writers Festival. He has read creative nonfiction at the Museum of Contemporary Art. He has interned at The Lifted Brow, was a fiction editor at Voiceworks and is part of the Stilts Collective. His debut book Lion Attack! is out through Scribe Publications. He is excited and terrified by life.

Contact: oli.rob.ver@gmail.com
Tweet: @Oliver_Mol

Books

Mol, O. (2015). Lion Attack!. Scribe Publications.

Other Writing I Did

Mol, O + Waddington, L. (2015). I Used 2 Want 2 Fall In Love Now I Just Want 2 Be Punched In The Face. The Bohemyth.
Mol, O. (2015). Sometimes Ghosts Are Something And Sometimes They Are Something Else. Shabby Doll House.
Nail, J/Mol, O. (2015). Read an Exclusive Excerpt From Oliver Mol's New Book 'Lion Attack!'. Rolling Stone Australia.
Mol, O. (2015). Writing A Book and Living A Life Can Be Like Two Lonely Kids Gripping Each Other Because They Don’t Want To Be Alone. Seizure Online.
Mol, O. (2015). Being A Cis White Straight Male Isn't Risky, Being Anything Else Is Risky. Writers Bloc.
Mol, O. (2015). Something Me And My Friend Were Talking About The Other Day Was That Australia Is Like A 12-16 Year Old Child/Teegager Thing Going Through Adolescence And We Kind Of Have Parents Hello USA Hello UK Hello P Much Everyone But We Also Have No Idea What Is Going On. For Every Year.
Mol, O. (2014). Psychological Shopping: Bondi Junction: Room 4 Pets. Going Down Swinging: The Blue Corner.
Mol, O. (2014). Heh, Heh. Visible Ink.
Mol, O. (2014). Into the Red Centre. The Saturday Paper.
Mol.O. (2014). Psychological Shopping: Coles. Going Down Swinging.
Mol, O. (2014). Psychological Shopping: Harvey Norman. Going Down Swinging: The Blue Corner.
Mol, O. (2014). I Bet You're Wondering How Everything Fits Together, Like, I Bet You Think About That A Lot. Thin Walls Press.
Mol, O. (2014). Where Those In The Know Go Snowboarding In Japan. The Courier Mail.
Mol, O. (2014). Psychological Shopping: Target. Going Down Swinging: The Blue Corner.
Mol, O. (2014). Watching Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives In This New House I Just Moved Into In Darlinghurst. Fireflies.
Mol, O. (2014). Somehow I Co-won The Scribe Nonfiction Prize For Young Writers And I Feel So Much I Could Burst. Island Magazine..
Mol, O. (2014) Things I've Thought Or Have Happened At About 2am Mostly In Brisbane Between 2006 - 2007. Scum Mag
Mol, O. (2014). Two People Write Letters to each Other about Things That Happen While They are Travelling in Different Countries Even Though, Sometimes, Not a Lot Actually Happens: Part IV. Going Down Swinging: The Blue Corner.
Mol, O. (2014). Whack, Whack. The Lifted Brow, Digital Edition, Volume 7, Issue 1.
Mol, O. (2014). Two People Write Letters to each Other about Things That Happen While They are Travelling in Different Countries Even Though, Sometimes, Not a Lot Actually Happens: Part III. Going Down Swinging: The Blue Corner.
Mol, O. (2014). Two People Write Letters to each Other about Things That Happen While They are Travelling in Different Countries Even Though, Sometimes, Not a Lot Actually Happens: Part II. Going Down Swinging: The Blue Corner.
Mol, O. (2014). Two People Write Letters to each Other about Things That Happen While They are Travelling in Different Countries Even Though, Sometimes, Not a Lot Actually Happens: Part I. Going Down Swinging: The Blue Corner.
Mol, O. (2014). Literary Cities: Luang Prabang and Vientiane. The Writers Bloc.
Mol, O. (2014). What I'm Reading. Meanjin Blog.
Mol, O. (2014). You Can Smile But It Doesn't Actually Mean Anything. The Writers Bloc.
Mol, O. (2013). Centre For Style X Jack Dunbar, Interview by Oliver Mol. Oyster Mag.
Mol, O. (2013). Oliver Mol Recommends: Learning Things From Jobs. The Lifted Brow, issue 19.
Mol, O. (2013). ASK SPOOK: DOES SEX GET BETTER? Spook Mag.
Mol, O. (2013). Hot Desk Fellowship Reflection. Virgule.
Mol, O. (2013). Cuckoo, Cuckoo. For Every Year.
Mol, O. (2013). When It Was Cold But Not Too Cold. Going Down Swinging, issue 35.
Mol, O. (2013). Good Times. The 2013 RMIT Anthology.
Mol, O. (2013). Sometimes Things Are Broken. Bumf.
Mol, O. (2013). When America Could Hold Its Breath For Hours. Higher Arc, issue 3.
Mol, O. (2013). Deception Bay. Voiceworks, issue 93.
Mol, O. (2013). Dogs Are The Most #YOLO Animal. House of Bricks Zine.
Mol, O. (2013). From Brisbane to Melbourne. RMIT O-Book.
Mol, O. (2013). There Is The Vague Memory of Strike Bowling, part 3. Scum Mag.
Mol, O. (2013). There Is The Vague Memory of Strike Bowling, part 2. Scum Mag.
Mol, O. (2013). There Is The Vague Memory of Strike Bowling, part 1. Scum Mag.
Mol, O. (2012). Ratty Hair. Seizure. Flashers.
Mol, O. (2012). Lettuce Party. Seizure. Moonvella.
Mol, O. (2012). The Aliens Are Already Here. Little Spines. The RMIT Creative Writing Anthology.
Mol, O. (2012). Dear Small Screen Video: Part IV. Stilts Blog.
Mol, O. (2012). Dear Small Screen Video: Part III. Stilts Blog.
Mol, O. (2012). Dear Small Screen Video: Part II. Stilts Blog.
Mol, O. (2012). Dear Small Screen Video: Part I. Stilts Blog
Mol, O. (2012). Australia Day. Voiceworks, issue 89.
Mol, O. (2012). Cunt Angel. Voiceworks, issue 88.
Mol, O. (2012). Lauren. Stilts Journal, issue 2, 24-30.
Mol, O. (2011). Sam. Voiceworks, issue 87.
Mol, O. (2011). Letter to Yarra Trams. Offset No.11, 59-62.
Mol, O. (2012). The Desexualization Of The Female Wrist. Thought Catalog.
Mol, O. (2011). Little Narratives. Bbetween Journal, Issue 4, 12

Interviews And Reviews And Things

Rowe, Z. (2015). Oliver Mol takes 5 with the soundtrack to his life. Triple J
Sam. (2015). Lion Attack!. The Reading Room.
Powell, K. (2015). Interview + reading: Oliver Mol. Syn Media.
Kelso, A. (2015). Lion Attack! Syn Media.
Anon. (2015). Lion Attack!. The Saturday Paper
Amerena, D. (2015). Lion Attack! review: Oliver Mol captures the essence of youth. Sydney Morning Herald.
Kembrey, M. (2015). Writer Oliver Mol's book 'Lion Attack!' turns online stories into a winner. Sydney Morning Herald.
Whyte, J. (2015). Oliver Mol, 'Lion Attack!'. The Thousands
Nail, J. (2015). Oliver Mol: King Of A New Jungle. Rolling Stone.
Charls, S. (2015). Lion Attack! by Oliver Mol. Readings Bookstore
Joanne, P. (2015). Interview and Book Giveaway – Oliver Mol, author of Lion Attack!. Booklover Book Reviews
Rachel. (2015). Lion Attack!: I'm Trying to be Honest and I Want You to Know That. Bookworld.
Darlton, A. (2015). The Naked Memoirist: Interview With Oliver Mol. Good Reading Magazine.
Lenton, P. (2015). Writers I Real Like: Oliver Mol. The Spontaneity Review
Josephine, M. (2014). Oliver Mol: Interview. The Reveries.
Campbell, S. (2014). Press Room Interviews: Oliver Mol.National Young Writers Festival.
Jones, E.M. (2014). Review: Microfictions. MWF.
Sullivan, V. (2014). Adventures In Reality With Oliver Mol. Kill Your Darlings.
Edraki, F. (2014). Writers Workspace Series: Oliver Mol. Writers Bloc.
O'Donnell, V. (2014). Interview: The Complete Oliver Mol. ArtsHub, Arts Alive.
Allen, J. (2014). Interview: Hello, My Name Is Oliver. RMIT Catalyst, 32-33.