Courtney Collins’ debut novel, The Burial, presents the haunting fictional tale one of Australia’s only female bush rangers Jesse Hickman. Here she collaborates with renowned Graphic Artist Biddy Maroney to present the first chapter in this chilling story. It was performed live on stage at the Sydney Opera House as part of the Graphic Festival 2012 and broadcast on FBi radio.

Words: Courtney Collins
Pictures: Biddy Maroney
Sound Design: Luke Mynott
Vocals: Lillith Lane
Guitar: Sam Worrad