States of Poetry NSW poems

States of Poetry 2016 - New South Wales | 'time conquers all' by Susie Anderson

Susie Anderson
03 May 2016

all of the businessmen are pleased to be outside on their lunchbreak. young men looking slightly awkward in suits reminds me of a past lover and I assume I will make this association for the rest of my life. I am always more ready than the men I meet. the clock in the arcade has the inscription above it 'time conquers all'. you could live by such a maxim, I daresay.

 

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States of Poetry 2016 - New South Wales | 'Electric money' by Pam Brown

Pam Brown
03 May 2016

to think the
       future

                               I've
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States of Poetry - New South Wales | 'November now' by Pam Brown

Pam Brown
03 May 2016

on the first night
coo coo cooroo
falsetto blues singer

       blinded by the hurt
       coz I'm
       blinded by the hurt

troubled refrain 
slowly building
backing singers

       it's intersubjective
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States of Poetry 2016 - New South Wales | 'Democrazy' by Toby Fitch

Toby Fitch
03 May 2016
u salivate over the lavish merch     & navigate the root
     the riot marches down     pour lemonade into yr filters
           watch it     fizz w/ the aura of philosophy  
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States of Poetry 2016 - New South Wales | 'Diva Maintenance' by Toby Fitch

Toby Fitch
03 May 2016

her temper tanty's sus but your mites say sassy
's entering the pleather dome lookin'
poised w/ noose & savvy much obliged to
glorify her cunning firm & tout
its nous for oblivion

where the pert velvet diva never lets you rest
your glass head in which infinite
pools rotating w/ lust
voice toots from the comments field
dissing your angel

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States of Poetry 2016 - New South Wales | 'Gen Y' by Toby Fitch

Toby Fitch
03 May 2016

daze of body & soul come to a / won’t come to an
       end on this / the last night of dearth  
            
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States of Poetry 2016 - New South Wales | 'In Fancy' by Toby Fitch

Toby Fitch
03 May 2016
Toby Fitch In Fancy 3

 

Toby Fitch

'In Fancy' was first published in The Bloomin' Notions of Other & Beau More

States of Poetry 2016 - New South Wales | 'Mauvement' by Toby Fitch

Toby Fitch
03 May 2016
Mauvement 2

 

Toby Fitch


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