Poem

'Life Cycle of the Eel', a new poem by Sarah Holland-Batt

Sarah Holland-Batt
Monday, 11 March 2013

A flash like silver cufflinks
ribbons off into river grass:
a fluid lick of nickel,
the sidle and slather of eel.

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'Sorrowful', a new poem by Jennifer Compton

Jennifer Compton
Thursday, 07 March 2013

The house is up for tender and will be sold.
Houses always sell
– in the end. Even if it is
for the land. Smoking out or treading down
the haunts takes three days, or even longer.

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'A Denizen', a new poem by Les Murray

Les Murray
Saturday, 02 March 2013

The octopus is dead
who lived in Wylies Baths
below the circus balustrade
and the chocked sea tiles.

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'Fragile Pranks', a new poem by Emma Lew

Emma Lew
Tuesday, 29 January 2013

I left anyway, in spirit
dreamed I was living my own life
my mind was on exits, I tried to buy the truth
some nights until I ran out of dark

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'Brother', a new poem by John Kinsella

John Kinsella
Tuesday, 27 November 2012

Searching for his crowd
out of the silence of the cloister,
black robes tousled by the nor’-wester,
first bite of heat caught on the brim

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'Tide: My Father’s Dementia', a new poem by Mike Ladd

Mike Ladd
Thursday, 25 October 2012
'Tide: My Father’s Dementia', a new poem by Mike Ladd. ... (read more)

'Convocation', a new poem by Gareth Robinson

Gareth Robinson
Thursday, 25 October 2012
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'Dark, Not Day', a new poem by Peter Rose

Peter Rose
Monday, 24 September 2012
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'Diary Poem: Uses of Liquid Nitrogen', a new poem by Jennifer Maiden.

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'Balcony 2', a new poem by Kate Middleton

Kate Middleton
Monday, 24 September 2012
'Balcony 2', a new poem by Kate Middleton. ... (read more)