Eyebag was honoured to be selected for the Melbourne Art Book Fair at National Gallery of Victoria, alongside some of our favourite international and local publishers. MABF is Asia-Pacific’s most visited publishing event, featuring book launches, workshops, free talks and over 100 stalls.
Published on Make Nice, 13 February 2018.
Published on Pozible, 6 December 2018.
Published in Issue 2 of Eyebag Magazine (print), November 2017.
It is late and I cannot get to sleep.
I scroll through my phone and find a saved link to a novella named Riptide Baby. I buy the Kindle version, because I’m not waiting for postage, and I finish the book in one sitting sometime around 4am. At some point, I’m not sure when, I have started crying.
I still cannot get to sleep.
Published on Global Hobo, 16 July 2017. Feature Image by Liv Vizard.
I am barely five feet tall. He is a professional kickboxer, stocky and red, and a breath away from my face. His furious words land on me as spit droplets. His finger wags, like he knows everything in the world, and I know nothing. He calls me a little girl.
“Don’t point at me,” I say.
He steps closer.