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‘The glass table’- Mark Liston

“‘The Glass Table’ is a response to that first winter; fresh and joyous, and totally foreign to our previous, Newcastle home.”- Mark Liston

The glass table… 716 more words

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‘Transparent City’/ ‘Ville filigrane’, ‘Snapshot’/ ‘Instantané’ and ‘Powder Puff’- Daniel H. Dugas

“I was a Cafe Poet at the Blackwattle Cafe in 2013 in Sydney. During my residency, I worked on a book project called L’Esprit du temps / The Spirit of the Time, a collection of poetry in French and in English with photographs. 1,211 more words

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Such sweet Stigmata,

like pretty flowers,

Like poppies and nasturtiums

in the rain.


Used her Stigmata,

To paint the Martyr, 114 more words

'Minus Minus' (extract)- Claine Keily

“Minus Minus is a prose poem that tells of the dark underside of rural life”- Claine Keily

Minus Minus (extract)

How can a woman love once she has learned the laws of commerce? 1,036 more words

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Bewilderment and Wonder: Claire Gaskin launches 'Reflections of a Temporary Self: New & Selected Poems' by Grant Caldwell

Reflections of a Temporary Self: New & Selected Poems by Grant Caldwell, Collective Effort Press/Trojan Press 2015 was launched by Claire Gaskin at Collected Works Bookshop in Melbourne on 24 March 2016… 1,320 more words

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The Reverend has been invited to appear today as guest performer at the “Rock Against Poetry” event. In the interests of Equal Opportunity, he will naturally be Versifying against Rock in the process. 133 more words

'Amsterdam towards winter' by Kate Rees

Amsterdam towards winter

entering the birthplace of your ancestors    I saw
battle lines drawn    from areola to umbilical
inside    the air    close    and musty
this    sweet thickness    surrounding… 1,538 more words

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