Eloise Grills

Eloise Grills is an award-winning writer, comics artist, poet and critic living in Narrm. Their first collection of poetry, IF YOU'RE SEXY AND YOU KNOW IT SLAP YOUR HAMS, is currently out with Subbed In. They are working on their first full-length illustrated memoir with the assistance of the Australia Council, Creative Victoria and the Copyright Agency. They tweet and gram as @grillzoid.

The Blurst Bitch

It is a truth universally acknowledged That a single man in possession of a good fortune Must be in want of a dumb bitch bride Jane Austen sort of wrote that And then I wrote it down I’m the queen …

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Dispatch from the Future Fish

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To Live There: on ‘Dispatch from the Future Fish’

Dispatch from the Future Fish is a visual poem that is deliberately referential, opening up conversations and foregrounding the notion of writing into certain traditions: those that are given to us and those that we choose.

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This one goes out to all the CC Babcocks of the world

The angelica pickles the regina georges the omarosas the cruellas the ursulas because your parents naming you ursula never gave you a chance They say in a world full of marilyns be an audrey They say why buy the cow …

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Reading a list of celebrities who own islands as self-care

Johnny Depp owns an island A-Ha, the band that sang Take on Me collectively Own an island while The Lonely Island Do not own one, Marlon Brando, Who is dead, is on the list of island owners Leonardo DiCaprio, Ricky …

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