Dorka Hegedus | The Sun Magazine
Free Trial Offer Try The Sun at no cost or obligation Get your free issue

Dorka Hegedus


Dorka Hegedus was born in Budapest, raised in Australia, and now lives, writes, and makes films and photographs near the ocean in San Diego, California. Forever a wanderer, she is always looking for the next adventure.

— From August 2021
Essays, Memoirs, and True Stories

We Used To Have So Much To Say

I never told you this, because I was worried you would judge me too harshly, but the worms died. There, I said it. My loyal, silent kitchen-scrap eaters, my earthworms, all melted into a puddle of gore and oozing black death, right on our porch.

August 2021
Become a Friend of The Sun Donations keep this ad-free, nonprofit magazine in circulation. Make a year-end gift of support today. Click Here To Donate