Category: Story

Harassed on the bus

When I was in my early twenties, I was on a bus, just looking out of the window. I became aware that something was touching my groin. The man sitting beside me had his finger on the top of my leg. I was so frightened that I got off the bus and told the bus … Continued

Harassed at the bus stop

Standing at the bus stop, waiting to go home after a long and tiring day at work. Two young lads in a van honk their horn and shout at me, leaning out their window. It’s a busy street and I’m wearing earphones so I don’t hear exactly what they’re saying, but the gestures one lad … Continued

“I am so sick of being regarded as sub-human”

I was walking to Adelaide train station after work last week and there was an over weight woman running, her hands full of shopping to catch her train. Two young men (in their 20’s) sitting outside the OTR on North Terrace laughed at her and told her to “Run fatty run!”. She called out “Fuck … Continued