Dominic Symes lives and writes in Naarm (Melbourne). His poetry has appeared in Overland, Cordite, Rabbit, Australian Book Review, and Australian Poetry Journal. He curates NO WAVE, a monthly poetry reading series, on Kaurna Country (Adelaide) where he grew up. Most recently he was selected for Cordite/AP's 'Tell me like you mean it 4’ anthology and the 'Best of Australian Poems 2021' anthology. ‘I saw the best memes of my generation’ is his first collection of poetry.