I write about lots of things, including—but not limited to!—art, books, films, television, technology, cities, productivity, food and drink.



KILL YOUR DARLINGS



Dreams Worth Trying For: a conversation with Jenny Zhang

How to become everything: a review of Arundhati Roy’s The Ministry of Utmost Happiness

Books roundup: a review of You Know You Want This by Kristen Roupenian

GRIFFITH REVIEW


In between the in-between for Griffith Review 61: Who We Are

THE GUARDIAN


An interview with Melanie Cheng, author of Australia Day and Room for a Stranger

FOREGROUND


The city as billboard: Fed Square, Apple and brand urbanism

VICE


A Guide to Finding Peace on Social Media

Why Representation Matters and What You Can Do About It

What Healthy Queer Relationships Look Like, According to Queer Australians

ABC LIFE



Knowing when to give up is a secret superpower. Here’s how to hone it

SBS


Everything you need to know before you binge Wellington Paranormal

How The Family Law normalised cultural diversity on Australian television

THE LIFTED BROW


You Don’t Change At All: a review of Jenny Zhang’s Sour Heart

MEANJIN QUARTERLY


Stranger Things 2

WRITERS BLOC


On Winter by Ali Smith

RMIT CREATIVE


Longform reviews of solo debut shows by multidisciplinary artists, Cara Jordan Miller and Rikki Paul-Bunder (print only).

THE CUSP


Get things done with the 1-3-5 listmaking technique

The non-gift gift guide for when you can’t spare the cash

Too busy to read? The 8 podcasts to listen to instead

How to get into cooking when you live off takeaway

How to make the most out of the hours you have

Time to make a career switch? Here’s what to keep in mind

You should stop believing in the myth of genius

Big presentation? Keep these public speaking tips in mind

Level up your work snack game

CONCRETE PLAYGROUND


Ten classes you can take over summer to learn something new

Ten Australian TV shows you can stream now

JUNKEE


We chatted to Jonathan Jones about making Indigenous art that rewrites history

‘Amy’ review: remembering the genius, sadness and humanity of Amy Winehouse

‘Hidden Figures’ is revolutionary, even if it doesn’t always feel like it

OVERLAND JOURNAL


It’s a man’s world: unpacking cinema’s ‘best-of’ culture

What I talk about when I talk about erasure

Fresh off the Boat and straight to Broad City

OTHER


Name A More Iconic Duo: the benefits of cross collaboration

THE THOUSANDS CITY GUIDES (RIP)


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