When we first lived in Melbourne, my parents rented a terrible townhouse in Brighton. That first summer was the hottest we'd ever experienced: a week of 40+ days with broken air conditioning and shoebox rooms. My "bedroom" was little more than
My nanna has always been a vegetarian. "I don't eat things with faces," she would say. "And anyway, it doesn't go through my digestive system properly." I became a vegetarian when I was fourteen. I don't have a particular loyalty to things
This image is the wonderful 'Erotica' by Federico Castellon The most embarrassing thing that has ever happened to me in my whole life, still, to this very day, even more embarrassing than when my dad found my vibrator collection, and even more embarrassing than when I vomited on a footballer outside Frostbites, and even more embarrassing than publishing a poem called "YOU DID THIS TO ME", happened when I was about 11. I hope my dad doesn't remember, but I expect he does and just hopes we will never talk about it again.