Mindy Gill is the recipient of the Queensland Premier’s Young Writers and Publishers Award, and the Australian Poetry/NAHR Eco-Poetry Fellowship in the Val Taleggio, Italy.
Poetry8 a.m. poolside, two women rolling cigarettes like a production line. This hotel full of Russians with grapefruit-hard stomachs and bar tabs the length of my tax return. Impossible not to envy them, their skin thieving all light from the Calangute sun, their immoveable solitude. How they...