‘Inside’ My Race

WORDS | Alessandro Guarrera “My teachers said, ‘don’t you wanna become an athlete?’… I wanted to become something that was outside of the paradigms of the...

Lifestyle Column: Normcore

WORDS | Megan Smith Ladies and gentleman, welcome to the age of normcore. “What is normcore?” Oh, you lucky bastard, I’m about to enlighten you. Normcore, and...

Wellbeing Column: Colour Therapy

WORDS | Sukriti Gautam Colour therapy is the latest discovery of an ancient science. According to science, colours have wavelengths that are visible through our naked...

Diving Into The Wreck: Female History

WORDS | Claire Catacouzinos Adrienne Rich’s poem “Diving into the Wreck” enlightens the reader of the subjugation and oppression of women throughout Western history. She mixes...

Photography by Nicholas Rider

Bert Flugelman’s Cones. Located in the sculpture garden of the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra. The stainless steel sculpture is more than 20 metres...

The Stew: An Espresso Bar in Lane Cove

WORDS | Jack Cameron Stanton Why start anywhere else? At Story, the coffee is wonderful. Owner Jean Demirjian concocts his own bean blend, which changes...

Federal And State Politicians Could Learn A Thing Or Two From Macquarie University Student...

WORDS | Ben McCarthy From the very first time you step foot in just about any university around the country, students’ exhibits of countless political and...

Australia’s Right To Be Freely Racist

WORDS | Raelee Lancaster In August 2009, Andrew Bolt, a News Corporation journalist was taken to the Federal Court over his article, ‘White fellas in the...

Poem: Light And Shadow

WORDS | Nicholas Rider Light and shadow flood the city Roaming the streets in search for refuge An open window, an open door Dancing on rooftops of high rise...

Short Story: Frankie

WORDS | Jack Cameron Stanton I patched Frankie’s scalp using scissors to cut the hair around the wound, ignoring his cries when the alcohol dosed the...

Features

Diving off the Fertility Cliff

Words || Eleanor Taylor What is common knowledge about fertility now? If you have a uterus,...

Perfect, Pretty and Poised: The Hidden yet Visible World of the...

Words || Aylish Dowsett Beauty lies in the eye of the beholder, or so the saying goes. Attractiveness is...

Preach Nasty

Words || Anonymous Let me chronicle my experience as a woman for you. I grew up...

Exploring the Artifice of Influencers

Words || Shinae Taylor “Is this caption okay?” It’s the summer of 2017 and I’m sitting...

The Balancing Act of a Brown Feminist

Words ||Sara Choudhry Almost anyone who calls themselves a feminist in the year of Miss Rona 2020 is familiar...