Reading at the next Rag & Scribble Salon!

This will be my first reading and to be honest, I'm crapping my daks. Anyway, here are the deets:  6pm onwards, Wednesday 9 November 2016 at Embiggen Books.


Danger Asians panel discussion

Super excited to be on this panel for Footscray Community Arts' West Writers Forum! The panel is called Danger Asians and here's a great write up (in which I talk about Pauline Hanson, power dynamics in arts and literary industries, growing up Aboriginal-Chinese and then becoming Muslim). "It's about tastemaking. If the people who … Continue reading Danger Asians panel discussion

The Classroom in TLB

I wrote this one hot and fast and never thought it would be published - so thankful to The Lifted Brow for publishing it! The Classroom by Eugenia Flynn Laughter, anger, annoyance. These are all the different ways I grew out of feeling embarrassed about others’ fear of the unknown. Maybe White Australia can take … Continue reading The Classroom in TLB

Heading South – fiction piece in Peril Magazine

I was contacted by Peril Magazine to contribute a piece of fiction for their series "Like Black on Rice", featuring Indigenous and Asian writers. I submitted this piece Heading South which is about journeying physically and emotionally. Heading South by Eugenia Flynn I roll over in the bed and break my last connection to the … Continue reading Heading South – fiction piece in Peril Magazine

Melbourne Writers Fest, Sun 23 August, 11am

I am so incredibly wowed to be speaking at the Melbourne Writers Festival this year and would absolutely love to have as many people come along as possible. I'm speaking on a panel about 'The Business of Writing', so if you want to know more about it, please come along! More info and tickets here:

Piece in Hysteria

Update: You can read this piece online here - Okay people, my ruminations on Feminism are in the awesome UK magazine HYSTERIA (photo by Bjork Grue Lidin) Check them out at:

A Survivor and a Fighter – piece in Peril Magazine

I remember back in the 1990's there was an Asian Australian lifestyle print publication (I can't remember the name now) that I used to pick up as street press around good ol' Radelaide. I remember back then how desperately I wanted to get involved, but was too shy, too self-conscious, to get in contact. So … Continue reading A Survivor and a Fighter – piece in Peril Magazine