Elly-Grace Rinaldis is currently in her final year at QUT as a Fine Arts student. She adores writing about her Greek heritage on the island of Kythira and her debut poetry collection ‘Five Summers: An Anthology’ is available now.
Why I deleted my Afterpay and Zip Pay accounts
I was in the shopping centre the other day (seems like I'm in those quite often) and I noticed a turquoise stand positioned within eye shot of anyone coming to and from the entrance. It was a huge promotional stand for Afterpay ~ the online 'interest-free' platform which started in 2015 but took over Australia during Covid-19. Why? Because, well if you didn't notice, people lost their jobs and needed way to get things and get them FAST.
21 Bad Habits To Kill.
Something old from 2018, updated in 2021. 1. I have a habit of doing stupid things… Cracking my knuckles. Biting the dead skin around my nails before biting them off.
What happens when a girl who knows nothing about cars tries to sell one?
I woke up Friday morning, two snoozes past my actual alarm, oh how I terribly didn't want to go to work. I just had this feeling that it wasn't going to be a good day. Besides, I hadn't even attempted to look at the briefing that was sent prior. It was a 20-minute video and pages and pages of documents about the new Kia Carnival GUV car that was going to be positioned in the middle of Chermside Shopping Centre, yay.