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This is where I house the musings and random scribbles that I can't reasonably expect to get paid for. Enjoy!
May 28, 2019
This is a transcript of the talk I gave at the 2019 Sydney Writers Festival.
I’d like to begin by acknowledging the traditional owners of the land we’re meeting on today, the Gadigal people of the Eora nation, and pay my respects to their elders past, present and futur...
December 20, 2018
It’s been one of those years of reading where many books have flown by without me taking a moment to properly register how much of an impact they had on me, or even just how enjoyable they were.
I turned to reading this year as stress relief more than pleasure, while I...
December 17, 2018
In the months leading up to my memoir being published, I was riddled with anxiety. No Country Woman is a collection of essays on race, religion and feminism, told through the lens of my experiences growing up as a migrant in Australia.
Race, religion, feminism – given t...