Shelley is an Australian visual artist and poet. Her work is mostly auto-biographical and responds to her exterior world through themes of identity, connection and intimacy. Imbued with personal meaning, it focuses on subjects such as the human condition and the relationship we have with our internal and external landscape.
My Beautiful Scars is a selection of poetry that celebrates the journey towards self discovery. Tackling issues such as feminism, love, loss and self acceptance, these poems delve into my personal world and explore the intricacies of human emotion.