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Adibah Amani Nasarudin - I'm Not Spanish
No, I’m Not Spanish

Nour Altoukhi on being ethnically misidentified

5 April 2018
Adibah Amani Nasarudin - Kids Cats and Survival
Kids, Cats and Survival

I am curled up in a ball like a frightened armadillo.

Ode by Poorniima Shanmugam featured
An Ode To My Grandmother

There’s not much I know about my grandmother.

2 April 2018
Arkamine by Rebecca Fowler
Ärkamine/Awakening

by Silvi Vann-Wall

15 March 2018
The First Thing People See

I think it all started at the airport. You know those security scanner bits that you have to go through before you can go to the boarding gate? I think it all started there. Right there. The security scanners in T2 at Melbourne Airport on a cold, July morning.

10 October 2017
Broken Glass

My partner and I have been together for three months now. He sometimes asks me to tell him about my childhood, and every time, without fail, I’m confronted with gaping years of blankness. There are few stories I can recount from ages one to thirteen – many of them are violent and triggering, and recounting them would be like clicking open a screamer video unwittingly.