Dinali Devasagayam

Dinali Devasagayam

Dinali Devasagayam uses writing to explore her place in this world with a focus of the intersectionality of race, environment, and gender, and how this can point us toward more beautiful worlds. She finds peace and joy in wandering under tall trees and exploring biodiverse landscapes. Dinali lives in Australia and is involved in various community building groups. For more, visit her blog.

Dancing with Animals

Essay

The ceremonial dances at Ringbalin were about the river ecosystem and how the people would have found sustenance from it. Ngarrindjeri elder Uncle Moogy spoke about how the creatures are seen in their culture as Naatchi, meaning their friends…