Sorry I'm Late

Isabelle Amy
In honour of everyone who's late to the party.
Created 26 Jul 2021
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  • Nothing really matters
    11 Nov 2021 • 4 min read • 3 0
    You and I are just 2 of the 7.7 billion people on earth. Fathomless. Imagine if everyone came out of their homes and stood close to each other or held hands. Unlatched their gates and descended from t...
  • Eat the rich
    05 Nov 2021 • 4 min read • 6 2
    Hello my dear ones, Happy Friday! This week, like many others, I’m very bloody late and just a little worried. Honestly the title of this newsletter would also work as, Sorry I’m Worried. The thing is...
  • The urst but for everything
    27 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 11 11
    I was at Siglo on the weekend and pretended I was in Europe the whole time rather than where I was, which was almost just as novel. Dear friends, Happy Wednesday! Oh, here we are again, another week c...
  • POV: You Work in a Prison
    19 Oct 2021 • 7 min read • 10 2
    Hello dear friends, I hope you’re having a top notch Tuesday. This week’s edition of SIL is written in partnership with someone who works in the prison system. Everything written here is the real expe...
  • Let me love you 💖
    12 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 12 1
    On Sunday I walked with a friend who I hadn’t seen in ages. We picked our way along a rocky hillside, down to the choppy sea. Tall glassy mansions shone in the watery sun, tinted floor to ceiling wind...
  • Losing a Dog (child)
    07 Oct 2021 • 1 min read • 17 8
    It’s strange how your dog (child) dying makes you want to move away. And makes you believe in heaven. She’s gone. Her bed’s gone. Her bowl’s gone. Her food and her medication. Her smell. Gone in the b...
  • Sad girls of Instagram
    29 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 16 10
    For most of high school I had only one friend. Her name was Rose, and we did everything together. She was smart, funny and she had two chihuahuas named Gracie and Chavez. After school we’d make bowls ...
  • Sorry I'm Late (really)
    24 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 13 12
    I’m sorry I’m late (ha! Meta!). Very late, 3 days if you’re counting. But I was sick! Writhe-y and wincey and sweaty - really sick. I blearily attempted a bunch of different versions of a post this we...
  • Maybe Baby
    14 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 12 2
    My big sister is my big sister in all the ways that count, she’s taller than me, brave, flinty with resilience and she is the Clag that holds our family together. She used to tie my shoes for me and k...
  • Shrooms on a Monday
    06 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 11 0
    The foolishness of suggesting we do mushrooms on a Monday night escaped me, because at 4pm I’d already drank most of my thickly liquored margarita. A week of Melbourne lockdown, the hard afternoon lig...
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