Series Two of the Tasmanian States of Poetry anthology is edited by Sarah Day and features poems by Christiane Conésa-Bostock, James Charlton, Jim Everett-pularia meenamatta, Anne Kellas, Gina Mercer, and Ben Walter. Read Sarah Day's introduction to the anthology here.
States of Poetry Tasmania - Series Two
A. E. Houseman memorably said: I could no more define poetry than a terrier can define a rat. It’s not an easy matter to justify one’s decisions when faced with numerous poems ... More
Anne Kellas’s third collection – The White Room Poems (Walleah Press, 2015) – was shortlisted for the Margaret Scott Prize in the 2017 Tasmanian Premier’s Literary awards. More
‘Ah, that layer of snow of which you tell me! For a long
time I too had it! But I turned it into the tablecloth m ... More
I’ll go that way, by sea,
in a ship that sails at night,
like lifts down lift shafts,
onto storm seas below.
Anne Kellas... More