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For my sister & brother-in-law

I was deeply honoured to be asked to read a poem as part of my sister’s wedding ceremony in Sydney last weekend. The reception was held at one of Australia’s oldest glasshouses, the ceremony on the lawn outside beneath a … Continue reading

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Poem 2014/2

breakfast from the pantry tendrils

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My Mouth (is not a Mouth)

the hideaway       so many strangers * drinking at the bar       dream alarm * in my pocket       my ringless finger * I wonder about her father       the hug we need * brushing my hand       his skirt * all the bright young … Continue reading

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Poem 2011/20

perhaps one day a Brisbane tradition– jacaranda blossoms

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Poem 2011/17

night fox slits open red pawpaw

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Poem 2011/15

steamy city night: planting a pineapple on the balcony

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Poem 2011/12

how sad— the straight, unblemished banana

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