Erin Vincent

Erin Vincent worked as a journalist, fashion designer, theater actress, photographer's assistant, bartender, and tailor to the stars in Hollywood before writing her memoir, Grief Girl, which was published by Penguin Random House. Her work has also appeared in various anthologies and publications such as The Guardian, Marie Claire, and Grazia magazine. Erin divides her time between Los Angeles and Sydney and is in her final year studying for a Master of Arts in Creative Writing at the University of Technology, Sydney. More of her work can be found at and @erin_heremeroar.

Fourteen Ways of Looking

At fourteen I imagined that in the face of great tragedy, I would be brave, heroic even.