Christy Tan

Christy Tan lives on unceded Wurundjeri Country in Naarm (Melbourne). Her work has been published in Going Down Swinging, Peril Magazine, Runway Journal, Australian Poetry, The Suburban Review, and elsewhere. She is a 2022 Hot Desk Fellow at the Wheeler Centre and edits for Voiceworks Magazine.

eternal recurrence

in the middle of we are always boarding a train returning to my mother sends me a picture from 2004 she tells me memory is transient remembering is eternal in the image I am carrying a small orange both hands …

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the infinity of the other

I listen at the shore of your breathing you end where I can not begin & I begin where you never end where do I return to when I am returning from myself does my presence disrupt the past an …

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love far from here

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i am a slice of paper fold me into a clit lick my e d g e s cut your tongue bleed blood with me i am a slice of paper fold me into a house live inside me look …

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