About Sam George-Allen
SAM GEORGE-ALLEN is a Brisbane writer and musician who has been described as "scrappy". She is a co-founding editor of the online literary journal Scum.

Vol. I Preview: Hairs

September 24, 2013

THE VICTORIANS KEPT locks of their deceased loved ones hair in lockets. I remember picking through my mother’s jewellery box, slow and careful as an archaeologist, and finding a curl of silk blonde tied with a thin red ribbon—hair from my first haircut, still as wick as it was twenty-three years ago. […]