Zombie Mother.

Oh, zombie mother, I do believe you make the ideal Christian child of me! For love, I let you bite when you leaned in to kiss goodnight. Then I, at your request, turned to you the other cheek. [feature image (c) India van Didden, 2017]

Pink balloons.

What happened in Manchester was unthinkable. I can only imagine the horror this community, the families, are going through. My thoughts are with them. My heart does not yet know how to process this and other strange happenings around the world, except to know it never makes sense. And, in every case, it is my …

Dear Mal.

First up, exciting news: Breach zine's first issue is out today, and my short story, 'The Unknown', is in it! Now to this post. I was saving up this letter -- yes, another poem! -- for September. I originally planned to publish it as a call for action on the second anniversary of Malcolm Turnbull's …