Inspired by ‘The Sharks’ c.2001 and ‘Shark Bay’ 2002 by Reuben Ernest Brown this work was written on unceded Dharawal and Yuin Country.
Isabella Luna is a queer writer, performing artist and tea-enthusiast living on Dharawal Country in NSW, Australia. They hold a BCA (Hons) in Writing from the University of Wollongong. In 2020 they won the Heroines Festival Poetry Award and between 2014–2019 they were a main coordinator and emcee of Enough Said Poetry Slam. Their work has been featured in various festivals and publications, including: the Heroines Festival; Cordite Poetry Review; the Wollongong Writers Festival; Baby Teeth Journal; Sydney’s Story-Fest; and once in Texas via Skype.