Bendy Bus

Charlotte Rose Thompson

Whenever I can, I stand
in the accordion cave at the
rotating join of the bendy bus
and I bend my knees against the sway
and I pretend I’m snowboarding
through icing sugar fields.

Northern Beaches local Charlotte Rose Thompson is a student of creative writing at the University of Sydney, and a professional musician. A lyricist and poet, she was shortlisted by the ASA Australian Songwriting Contest 2020 in the lyric category for two of her original works and recently received an honourable mention from the Anko Press Flash Competition