Essays and Stories by Laura Elizabeth Woollett

Laura Elizabeth Woollett is an Australian writer. Her short story collection The Love of a Bad Man – which includes the short story “Marceline” – was published in 2016 by Scribe Publications. Her website is at

Her Peoples Temple novel Beautiful Revolutionary was published in Australia in August 2018. The jonestown report‘s coverage of this publication, including reviews and interviews, is here.


The Homewrecker (2018)

Danger Cycle (2017)

Born Again (2016)

Marceline (2016)

Soybeans (2015)


The C-word: what are we saying when we talk about cults? (2019)

So I Wrote A Cult Novel (2018)

Leaving Jonestown (2017)

Two Women (2016)

From Carolyn To Evelyn (2015)

Life Lessons With Peoples Temple (2015)

Beautiful Revolutionary: A TV Drama (2014)

Her guest blog for the Melbourne Writers Festival about her research trip to the United States is here.