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The Light in the End

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Words by Tehseen Huq CONTENT WARNING: Anxiety The best things in life appear when you least expect it, when you think that the world turned its back on you and that ray of hope has diminished in the haze of all your misfortunes. Imagine it’s a dark and stormy day. The rain pours down relentlessly, turning the street into a dismal watercolour painting of an artist with clumsy brushstrokes. You’re on a train observing two water droplets on the windowpane cascading down like rivulets, you wonder which water droplet will dissolve first. With a jolt, you ponder over something. Is
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A Statement from Lot’s Wife

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On tuesday 8th of February, it was brought to the attention of the Lot's Wife 2022 team that the authorships of works on our website had been removed. Upon further investigation, it appears that every single piece posted to our website has had its author profile removed, stripping it from its correct accreditation to the writer. We have been working very closely with the MSA to come to the bottom of how this happened, but unfortunately there is no clear answer. We believe that following a recent wordpress data breach, the website carrier did a mass delete of users that
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Edition 6 | Out Now

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Edition 6 of Lot’s Wife is out now. We would like to thank all those who contributed to this edition through written and visual contributions. This edition will be published online only and can be viewed here. EDITORS NOTE Dear readers, We have finally come to our sixth and last edition for 2021. In this edition, we continue to showcase the Monash University literary and artistic community while delving into crucial issues faced by students and wider society. From essays about international students’ experiences overseas and in Australia, to pop culture articles, poems and short stories, the Monash community has shown
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Edition 5 | Out Now

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Edition 5 of Lot’s Wife is out now. We would like to thank all those who contributed to this edition through written and visual contributions. We also want to thank our partners at the MSA Welfare Department and MSA Disabilities & Carers Department for collaborating with us on the edition. This edition will be published online only and can be viewed here. EDITORS NOTE In this edition of Lot’s Wife, we have collaborated with the Monash Student Association (MSA) Welfare Department, Disabilities & Carers Department, and the Mental Health and Resilience Committee to bring you an issue that focuses on disability
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Edition 4 out now! View online today!

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Edition 4 of Lot’s Wife is out now. We would like to thank all those who contributed to this edition through written and visual contributions. This edition will be published online only and can be viewed here. EDITORS NOTE Welcome to Semester 2 at Monash University Clayton. We hope that this semester brings you all more certainty in the wake of the recent lockdowns which consumed our holidays, resulted in cancelled trips, and meant working from home for most of us. Nevertheless, we still have some faith that the upcoming 12 weeks will involve some normalcy as many of us experienced
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Edition 4 Submissions Now Open

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Edition 4 submissions are now open! We are excited to hear about your perspectives on current affairs, along with your thoughts on movies, TV shows and music. Or if you are more creative, we are keen to read your poetry, short stories and view your visuals. Submissions close 28 June. To submit and see prompts, check out this link.
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Edition 3 out now – Get your copy today!

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Edition 3 of Lot’s Wife is out now. We would like to thank all those who contributed to this edition through written and visual contributions. This edition will be published online only and can be viewed here. EDITORS NOTE As we approach the height of the semester, with many major assessments due just down the road and exams around the corner, students are understandably feeling trapped within the bubble of student life. However, this analogy can be extended beyond Monash to a state and even national level as we are almost in a state of national lockdown, being shielded from the
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Edition 2 Submissions

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Submissions for Edition 2 close on 5 April. If you want to share your perspective on global issues, have poetry published, or review a new TV program, then do not miss this opportunity to be published. For more information and to submit, please visit: https://linktr.ee/LotsWife
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Edition 1 for 2021 Out Now!

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After months of hard work from writers, artists, designers, volunteer subeditors, and our editorial committee, Lot’s Wife Edition 1 is out! We would like to thank everyone who helped out. We are also excited to launch our new look logo and colour palette. For the first time in nearly a year, we have been fortunate to print our magazine. These are available throughout Monash University free of charge. Lot's Wife Edition 1 2021 Download link: Download
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Lot’s Wife Edition 6 Out Now!

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After months of hard work from writers, artists, designers, volunteer subeditors, and our editorial committee, Lot's Wife Edition 6 is out! We would like to thank everyone who helped out, and give a special thank you to Ruth Ong for the front cover. Download here To read in your browser, head over to our online editions page: https://lotswife.com.au/online-editions/ We are still accepting online submissions! To learn how to get involved, head to our submission form: https://forms.gle/REmWhktcF7e53yTL8     
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FOOD FOR GOOD | HULT PRIZE CHALLENGE COMES TO MONASH

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By Ryan Attard, Managing Editor In this time of COVID-19, when there is limited recourse and we are bound by technology, it is incredible to see the dedication and initiative of students who continue to devote their time to important causes. This is evident with the Hult Prize Foundation returning to Monash University for the “Food for Good” challenge. Students have the chance to pitch an idea about how to transform food into a vehicle for change. The Hult Prize Foundation is one of the largest engines for the creation of startups with roots in the ideas of the world’s
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