Creative output (poetry, musical score, fiction or prose)
Lindsay Simpson Victoria Kuttainen
Place of publication
Townsville, Qld, Australia
James Cook University, School of Arts and Social Sciences, Department of Humanities
Jess came to the island on the back of a bird. She ran her fingers along its beak, wrapped her legs around its neck, buried her face in the small soft feathers by its eyes. Through the night they swung to the left and the right, floated across the sky, cut gashes in the clouds. And as they flew, she looked for Billy.