Elizabeth Bourke (she/her) is a young writer living on unceded Dharawal land. Her writing tangles nature, technology and queerness. She was highly commended for Express Media’s 2022 Catalyse Nonfiction Prize. Her work has been featured in Island, Fremantle Press’ forthcoming anthology An Unexpected Party, and won third place in the 2022 Honi Soit Fiction Writing Competition. She was a presenter at the 2023 Emerging Writers’ Festival.