“We both stare at the body crumpled on the floor, all unnatural angles and leaked fluids.”
A crime cleanup crew tackle all the messy jobs, while a university lecturer guides us through the quirks of other planets and a farmer still fights the war.
‘One thing I’ve learnt, is never to be afraid to tell someone to fuck off.’
This story collection brings together evocative landscape portraits, observations and stories of travel, sport and the bush mingled with homelessness, grief and domestic violence with a rich variety of characters.
All served up in bite-sized portions.
His rifle is pointed directly at my chest. ‘Hands!’ He shouts above the thumping against my ribs. ‘Show me your hands!’