Edition 21

How Far We’ve Fallen

The 2017 OECD ‘Education at a Glance Report’ has ranked Australia’s public investment into higher education in the bottom four of the world’s advanced economies. This puts Australia at 30th of 34th nations. 0.7 of […]

Edition 21

I Exist Now

I don’t have a reason To look at the exquisite flower I don’t have a purpose To wet my faith in this unworthy shower   This life seems to lack the purpose The purpose I […]

Edition 21

In[ter]view: Wawira Njiru

  In this edition of Verse, Wawira Njiru recalls her move to Australia to study nutrition before returning home to Kenya, founding her own not-for-profit organisation: Food 4 Education. After graduating from UniSA, Njiru has […]

Edition 20

Tolkein vs Pratchett

How do authors create the fascinating worlds that their stories inhabit? Read on for a short insight. The following short piece offers a condensed introduction and comparison of world building, focusing on “creation stories” and […]

Edition 20

Identity

  Circumference of ideas Splash of colours Little quirks The things that make me That hold me steady Smudge the words on that letter Can not marry Achy war wound Identity Faded lover Brand new […]