KYD brings you a selection of links and miscellanea that have amused, enlightened and generally distracted us this week. If you’ve got amusing links we need to see, tweet them to us at @kyd_magazine!

Image: ‘SecretFella’, Reddit

Launching on International Women’s Day (March 8), her words is an online interview series that shares the stories and experiences of people identifying as female. Discussing topics such as feminism, victim blaming, trolling and self-love, her words uses conversation to foster connection and drive change. Join the mailing list at for updates.

The [email protected] event series kicks off on March 18 as part of the Castlemaine State Festival. Seven talks, each at 11am, will go in depth with some of the festival’s artists to share insights on writing and storytelling.

The Garret literary podcast has returned for a second season. First up are children’s literature specialists, Andy and Jill Griffiths.

A beluga whale that photobombed a wedding has inspired a Photoshop battle on Reddit.

And Friday is not complete without a short snippet of Elizabeth Harrower doing carpool karaoke with Text Publishing.