Restless Women

Restless Women

Published in Overland Literary Journal, 01/12/2017 Until I read The Art of Vanishing, a forthcoming memoir by Laura Smith, I didn’t know there was a word for the tightness in my chest that I sometimes feel when I walk down a crowded street in a new city, or stare out the window of a train [...]

5 Adorable Small Towns In NSW Worth The Road Trip

5 Adorable Small Towns In NSW Worth The Road Trip

Published by AWOL, 21/09/18 While they may not have the hustle and bustle of Sydney, small towns in NSW offer everything from hidden beaches to quirky art to renowned restaurants. What these little locations lack in population, they make up for in personality. (And even if you’re a bright lights, big city dweller at heart, [...]

10 Reasons Why Guadalajara Is Mexico’s Most Underrated Cultural Destination

10 Reasons Why Guadalajara Is Mexico’s Most Underrated Cultural Destination

Published by Fodor's Travel Guide, 20/04/2018 Guadalajara (along with its up-and-coming suburbs of Zapopan and Tlaquepaque) is an artistic hub with a long history of creativity and trade. Some skeptical Guadalajara transplants might tell you there’s not much to see in this sprawling state capital. The historic center of the city isn’t necessarily spectacular, the [...]

The indigenous feminist rebel fighting to become Mexico’s president

The indigenous feminist rebel fighting to become Mexico’s president

Published by Dazed, 17/01/2018 For what’s supposed to be a democracy, the political situation in Mexico is notoriously undemocratic. The current president, Enrique Peña Nieto, is a member of PRI, the political party that ruled uninterrupted for 71 years from 1929 to 2000, and media bias, corruption and voter fraud have been consistently reported during [...]

Is Sexism The Reason We Make Fun Of Arts Degrees?

Is Sexism The Reason We Make Fun Of Arts Degrees?

Published by Junkee, 1/11/2017 We all know the jokes. Arts students are destined to end up working at a fast food chain or becoming professional baristas. Studying the humanities is not difficult or worthwhile, and we would be better off studying a ‘real’ degree that’ll result in a ‘real’ job. Following your passions is a guaranteed [...]