David Stavanger - aka Ghostboy - is the Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde of Australian poetry. David's poetry has been widely published in the likes of FourW, foame:e, Going Down Swinging and The Spoken Word Revolution: Redux (USA).
His new collection of poetry And the Ringmaster Said... was released by Small Change Press in 2008. Ghostboy won the Performance Poetry World Cup (2005) establishing him as one of Australia's most innovative spoken "weird" artists.
He has been QLD's "slammaster" since 2005 coordinating two of the nations biggest slam events in the Australian Poetry Slam (Queensland) and the WordFood slam at the Woodford Folk Festival.
Ghostboy also fronts punk kabaret act Ghostboy with Golden Virtues and has performed his work on ABC & Triple J radio. Festivals featured at include the Brisbane Writers Festival, Byron Bay Writers Festival, Tasmanian Poetry Festival, and 'NightWords' at the Sydney Opera House.