Tag Issue 5

Tampon Tantrum: The Sequel

by Alana Riley   An update on QUT’s free-tampon debate from earlier this year In our very first edition of GLASS, we published a piece called Tampon Tantrum which covered some discussion about whether QUT should provide free sanitary products in its bathrooms.  …

Good Morning, Good Night- Mui Siew Tan

By Mui Siew Tan Good morning world,  I opened my eyes.     The clear blue sky  And luscious green trees,  Filled my sight beyond the horizon.     The subtle breeze  And endearing warmth,  Graze my skin in its orgasmic ways.  Sweeping…

You and Me- P.B

Staying up until the young hours of the morning  our eyelids falling slowly, heavily over eyes   That refuse to look away from each other;  This is love   Your arms wrapping around me  Sitting on a bench in Guanajuato   And…

Our Beach Trip- Jaime Colley

By Jaime Colley We’re craving sun kissed skin  Like we’ve been pregnant with summer   All of winter.     The sand puckers  Where pipis lay nestled underneath.  We chase the kisses on the sand,  Hands and knees,  Forefingers raw from digging…

Mothership- Jessica Taggart

By Jessica Taggart What will we do when our planet dies?  Will we build a mine just to keep us alive,  Will we tend the fire and then put out the flame,  What will we do when the worlds not the same,  What will we…

Crawlers – Nina Busteed 

by Nina Busteed  “Found them!” I yelled, my voice bouncing across the mudflats and into the big blue sky.  “Crabs?” dad responded, his sunnies sparkling in my direction from about a hundred metres away. “Yeah!”  There had to be thousands of them; tiny, ten-legged blurs of blue, white and yellow. Soldier crabs! Small troupes sprinted in every direction. It looked like…

The Happiest Place on Earth- Anonymous

By Anonymous My friends wave goodbye as they join the lengthy queue for the tall ride I can’t conquer. I have some time to kill and my inner child sees me on a mission for Mickey Mouse ears. Unsurprisingly, it doesn’t take long before I’m standing in front of an array of…