Written for the Pretty Foundation in 2018. I was born into an era where technology and social media is an… Read more Image and appearance vs skills and talents
Written in 2018 for the Pretty Foundation ‘Mirror, mirror, on the wall. Who’s the fairest of them all? This trademark… Read more Mirror, Mirror
This piece won first prize in the 2017 Sitara’s Story ‘Letter to your Mum’ competition. Dear Mum, You have taught… Read more Dear Mum
This speech was delivered at the national finals of the UN Youth Australia Public Speaking competition in April, 2020. While… Read more How can we encourage more women to pursue STEM careers?
In March 2019, a picture that showed ‘a great athlete at her most powerful’ was deleted from social media after… Read more The Ordeals of Breaking Out of the Box
Earlier this year, when a federal politician was asked whether he believed that there were connections between climate change and… Read more Coronavirus: a welcome excuse for politicians to remain ‘agnostic’ about climate change
This was inspired by TheAge’s recent article: ‘What makes Jacinda Ardern such a special political presence?’ which was published on… Read more We had our own Jacinda Ardern
This piece is a reflection on racism, discrimination and the Australian cultural identity. Where are you from?It’s subtext. Four words… Read more Where are you from?
This piece was written for International Women’s Day, 2020. Gender equality is not just a concept, nor is it a… Read more The gender equality conversation must start at home
This moment will go down in history. Future generations will ask you what life was like during a pandemic. What would you like to tell them?