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FRagments

FRagments..

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Time carves the hollow, fluted bone

and leaves it standing on it’s own

a testament to that which lasts

after Times running sands have passed. 32 more words

THREE TRICK LIMMERICK (with introduction)

SOME PRELIMINARY COMMENTS ON THE LIMERICK FORM.

Ah, is there any form of Poetry easier for a lazy Poet to spout out on a laid-back Sunday afternoon than the humble Limerick? 508 more words

APRIL FOOLERY PHOTO REVIEW

KURILPA POETS

“April Foolery”

Photo review with; SAVANU,

LOC TRAN & QPAPAYANDI

Twas a fine gathering of Poets & Fools, Jesters and Japesters and Jollity in general, 761 more words

Book review: Magic Fish Dreaming

REVIEWED BY MATILDA, 11, WA

Magic Fish Dreaming by June Perkins,
ill. Helene Magisson, Gumbootspearlz Press, ISBN 9780980731187

Matilda received a review copy of this book from the publisher. 197 more words

Book Reviews

A Wonderful Variety of Tone and Theme: Melinda Smith launches 'The Loyalty of Chickens' by Jenny Blackford

The Loyalty of Chickens by Jenny Blackford, Pitt Street Poetry 2017, was launched by Melinda Smith at the Press Book House on 8 April as part of the 2017 Newcastle Writers Festival… 1,027 more words

Australian Poetry

Shock Treatment: Simon Patton reviews 'Year of the Wasp' by Joel Deane

Year of the Wasp by Joel Deane, Hunter Publishers, 2016

In 2012, Joel Deane suffered a huge shock to the system that could have ended his life. 3,542 more words

Australian Poetry

I Will Be Life

I have no idea what inspired this poem. I write many poems in an almost endless stream of words. This is one such poem – sprawling its way to somewhere on a January day in 2016. 414 more words

The Ghost Of Monumental Silence