Van is a writer, editor and the director of Little Raven Publishing.
She has contributed to Frankie, The Pluck, Time Out, RHUM, Lingua Franca, Sacred/Profane, Sotto, Horror, Sleaze and Trash, Spineless Wonders, Voluted Tales, Novus Meain, NOIR Erasure Poetry Anthology, Little Raven One, Little Raven Two, Little Raven Three, Little Raven Four, A Storytelling of Ravens: The Best of Little Raven Publishing 2011 – 2014, The E-Grimoire, TEDxMelbourne, Australian Love Poems 2013 and Australian Love Poems.
Van created the zines Scribbley-Ness and Adventures in Sexual Frustration, and the photomontage book 2 days until norway.
Van has been interviewed on radio and television, appeared in short films and performed at Velvet Tongue in London, where her performance was reviewed by Helen Whitcher (This is Cabaret) ‘her work draws guilty and knowing chuckles as she touches on thoughts we all secretly have.’
‘A most adventurous and sophisticated writer – talented, mature, focused.’ – Ania Walwicz, Writer/Performer/Teacher
‘Van could turn your shopping list into a piece of literature. An inspired editor.’ – Nicky Marr, Writer/Performer