Poem

'The Book of Interdictions' by A. Frances Johnson | States of Poetry Vic - Series One

A. Frances Johnson
01 March 2016
 For, lo, the winter is past, the rain is over and gone; The flowers appear on the earth; the time of the singing of birds is come ...
Song of Solomon, Verse 11-12

Tow

Lo, the cell phone sleeps in its cell.
The raven deactivates the horizon.
There is water for everyone,
bu ... More

'Breathe' by Cameron Lowe | States of Poetry Vic - Series One

Cameron Lowe
01 March 2016

The particulars of the evening being, whether consciously
        evoked or – 'a great shemozzle'
                     as Kent said –
          merely one day washing over and into the depths
& ... More

'Grape days' by Cameron Lowe | States of Poetry Vic - Series One

Cameron Lowe
01 March 2016

1

The sound of shovels scraping
gravel, voices

of men – the night's
heat

clinging still –

Awake to this, or
swimming

yet in sleep
you mumble –

A fly

is walking
on your forehead

 

2

'Ten thousand women
             an ... More

'Nocturne' by Cameron Lowe | States of Poetry Vic - Series One

Cameron Lowe
01 March 2016

The carpet could be cleaner –
so could the world.
There's too much cayenne
in the soup.
The grand abstraction
is one approach
to the poem, I guess –
so too the eye
of the flea.
I can't even taste
the vegetables.
And love?
Mosquitoes are circling
the light globe –
Norma, dead now
a month. And
after we cast the ... More

'Pastoral / "Asset Management"' by Cameron Lowe | States of Poetry Vic - Series One

Cameron Lowe
01 March 2016

                                                  winter once more and still
           &nbs ... More

'Sift' by Cameron Lowe | States of Poetry Vic - Series One

Cameron Lowe
01 March 2016

'The gestures of delight are her delight.'
Notate October's last hurrah.
'Dear Cameron, You have an undigested
John Forbes influence,' wrote Gig, a decade past.
Digest, instead, the dusk –
2P –>

             64
     EASTERN
       BEACH ... More

'FAUNE et JEUX' by Jessica L. Wilkinson | States of Poetry Vic - Series One

Jessica L. Wilkinson
01 March 2016
FAUNE et JEUX 3 - cropped

 

Recording