burning home

burning home

Author: Girish Gupta  Featured image by Jen Theodore, courtesy of Unsplash CW: this poem includes references to self-harm and suicide.  I see these walls burn, as the heat scorches through my skin and I wonder to myself, is this the hottest it could have been?  ...

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textile recycling from your front door

textile recycling from your front door

Author: Millie Spencer Photo supplied.  Australian charities spend $13 million on waste management each year, sending 60,000 tonnes of unusable or unrecyclable donations to landfill, according to the National Association of Charitable Recycling Organisations. To...

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stains

stains

 Author: Andrew Dopper Featured image by anja, courtesy of Unsplash.            The first of them arrived in 1963, soon after I came to be. They were so proud. They were a young couple who drove me from Sydney to Melbourne. He worked as a butcher and she had just...

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the rant: edition 2

the rant: edition 2

Author: Grace Ashford Artwork: Rachel Lloyd-Owens Having spent more time than ever before in the comfort of our own homes (who knows what day it is anymore?), it’s safe to say that things are starting to get grizzly - if they haven’t already.  Maybe it’s the fact...

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what you should drink based on your star sign

what you should drink based on your star sign

Author: Rachel Lloyd-Owens Header image by Mae Mu via Unsplash. ARIES: Beer Your fiery, dad-like energy makes you very entertaining at parties. You’re probably the type of person to ~loudly~ announce that you’re about to do a shoey - good for you. A beer is your...

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someone

someone

Author: Rutvij Bidkar Image by: Toa Heftiba  You don't need the world, when someone means the world.  Grappled by fear in times tough and dark, someone makes it easy like a walk in the park.  Attacked by the bullets and devoid of armor, someone...

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