Ara Sarafian is a Melbourne-based writer and editor. He’s been published in The Lifted Brow, Kill Your Darlings and The Conversation. He was shortlisted for the 2015 Monash Creative Writing Prize and was a member of the 2016 WrICE fellowship in China. He has completed RMIT’s Associate Degree in Professional Writing and Editing, and works as an online editor for the ABC. He is currently working on his first novel.