Michael Botur

Michael Botur is a Whangarei writer and the author of short story collections Lowlife, Spitshine, and Mean. His work is available via www.NZShortStories.com . Michael was born in Christchurch in 1984.

Books
Sep 19, 2018

Does literature exist north of Auckland?: Our ongoing examination of so-called cultural deserts

Whangarei writer Michael Botur continues our occasional series which examines whether literature exists in any shape or form in the regions. He reports from Northland.

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Books
Sep 26, 2017

How to crowdfund your brilliant but sadly unpublished novel

Michael Botur shares his experience with running a Boosted campaign to publish his sci-fi novel.

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Books
Jul 26, 2017

Making art out of shit jobs: a writer's story

Whangarei writer Michael Botur describes how the shit jobs he's had have provided valuable material for his new collection of short stories, Lowlife.

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