Cornell is a Melbourne-based author who writes advertising copy for a
living and other things for pleasure. Short stories. Children’s
stories. Sketches. Songs. A monthly column cum sitcom in the Warrandyte Diary
called ‘Living with the Trotts’. More than 50 sketches for revues and
productions. And a monthly arts newsletter. He has also written the
book and co-written the songs for a musical called Open Season
(Bushfire Press). The
Gentle Art of Tossing is his first novel.