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Kill Your Darlings now available through Amazon

Kindle readers rejoice! We’re excited to announce issues 8, 9 and 10 of Kill Your Darlings are now available as an e-book through Amazon. Don’t forget: e-book versions of Kill Your Darlings are also available through booki.sh, Kobo and readcloud.

Issue Eight launches today!

We are excited to announce that Issue Eight is launched today! You can purchase it here or subscribe to the journal here. Five of the issue’s pieces are now available online for free: click through to read them. The edition kicks off with Maria Tumarkin’s lead essay, … Read more »

Issue Eight launches next week!

Thank you for checking in at Killings for teaser week! Issue Eight of Kill Your Darlings launches on Monday, January 9. You can pre-order the issue here, or contact our stockists for availability. And psst … visit our website on Monday for free full-text content from the … Read more »

Issue Eight teaser: Anthony Morris’s ‘Men Without Hats – Justified and Breaking Bad’

For our final Issue Eight teaser, Anthony Morris ponders what a character’s headwear says about them. If a teaser just isn’t enough, you can find the full text of Morris’ essay and more on our website in the coming weeks. For instant gratification, why not pre-order a … Read more »

Issue Eight teaser: Clementine Ford’s ‘It’s a Sex Thing, Right? – When Fantasy Becomes Reality’

In our second Issue Eight sampler, Clementine Ford reminisces about pesto pasta, phone sex and other attempts at adulthood. Our final instalment of Issue Eight teasers is on its way – watch this space! I’d moved out of home at the start of my second year at … Read more »

Issue Eight teaser: Maria Tumarkin’s ‘Sublime and Profane – Our Contemporary Obsession With Food’

In our first sneak peek at Issue Eight, we’re delighted to serve up a delicious piece by Maria Tumarkin, discussing why Australians are becoming increasingly obsessed with food, even at the expense of other forms of culture. There will be more teasers to come over the following … Read more »

Happy holidays, and Issue Eight teaser week

Well, that was a lot of turkey. Here at KYD headquarters, we’re hoping all our readers and friends are having a lovely holiday season. Killings will be taking a short break this week, but we’ll be back right after New Year’s with some sneak peeks at Issue … Read more »