Stories

Adj A/Prof Elissa O'Keefe

Tea and Redemption

My personal favourite in the anthology is titled “Lee Savage”. This one is based on a larger than life man I had the good fortune to meet while I was in Uganda. This poem in particular is a love letter to a selfless and unrecognised paragon of a community.

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Best Skincare Ingredients for Acne
Adj A/Prof Elissa O'Keefe

Bye Bye BlemishesTM

Acne Vulgaris is the most common skin issue clinics and dermatologists deal with daily. It usually begins with hormone changes during puberty but there’s more

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Adj A/Prof Elissa O'Keefe

Coming Out Chaos (Avery)

I laid awake at night, sweating, anxious, crying. My parents are old and old-fashioned. I heard horror stories about coming out, I heard good stories too but you rarely hold onto the good ones in your head very long. I practiced in my head, with friends, with my therapist. I promised them all I was going to do it.

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