Paul Cumming is a Melbourne-based freelance writer, incurable identical twin and producer of the music blog Wax Volcanic. He writes about music and the environment, regularly conjuring features, profiles and reviews for popular music blog ‘Cool Accidents’. His work has appeared in the Big Issue, Peppermint magazine, Deuce Mag and Catalyst. He is also on the editorial team for the Casuals Network Press.


• A published compilation of features and profiles for Cool Accidents (written as Wax Volcanic) and produced by Warner Music Australia.

• A chapbook for the Casuals Network Press, exploring the ongoing obsession with boxing as a sport, a cultural totem and a literary touchstone and adopting— as a sight-impaired 30 year-old—a wildly ambitious boxing regimen. How well he will survive still remains to be seen.