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Australian Poets in POETRY Magazine

I’m excited that the May 2016 special issue of POETRY Magazine features an all-Australian line up of brilliant poets, including Robbie Coburn, Anthony Lawrence, Luke Davies, Lisa Gorton, Samuel Wagan Watson… 31 more words

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Australia; Then and Now


The Country I was born in has disappeared.


I have mixed feelings about this.


Even though I often despised that Country… 301 more words


(for Jill Jones)

Each day is always possible

I fling myself at chances.

My horizon pulses its limitless light

splitting atoms, shattering the white.

Silver birches shiver spotlights… 67 more words


Poetry & Place Anthology - Official Release & Launch Week

It gives us great pleasure to announce the official release of the 2015 Poetry & Place Anthology!

Print and eBook editions are now available through major online retailers and can also be ordered through bookstores.

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Ashley Capes

Our names going by

Our names going by

we were bombing trains until dawn

we’ve been awake


eating acid

yelling at the sparks on our fingernails

before they disappear… 224 more words

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Rod Usher and the Quirkiness of levity: B. J. Muirhead Reviews Convent Mermaid by Rod Usher

Convent Mermaid by  Rod Usher Interactive Press (IP) 2014.

At some stage, every reader opens a book which leaves them cold, unmoved by the author’s every attempt to hold their interest. 954 more words

Australian Poetry