Losslit contributor:
Kay Orchison

Kay Orchison is a multidisciplinary artist from Sydney, Australia. He makes digital and alternative-process photographic prints, installation art, and short films. He also writes and performs music. He is married to Dr Louise Crabtree and is currently the primary carer for their three children. They live in Petersham, NSW. More information and artwork can be found at http://www.110hz.com/

Inside the Rain

It is a slow day, and grey as if the dust has bled into the sky. The few thin, shabby trees offer little shade in the directionless glare but the children scatter into the yard regardless, magpie jubilant at their early release from the sweltering tin schoolroom.