Because it was he, because it was I

Jane Downing

Jane Downing has had short stories published widely at home and overseas, including in Southerly, Westerly, Overland, The Big Issue, Griffith Review, Island, Antipodes (US), Headland (NZ), Kunapipi (Denmark), Paris Transcontinental (France), and Silverfish (Malaysia). Her novel, ‘The Sultan’s Daughter,’ is forthcoming with Canberra publisher Obiter in 2020. She can be found at


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