Death and Idea single work   poetry   "Travelling from Ballarat the other day"
Issue Details: First known date: 1959 1959
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  • In his autobiography My Stange Friend (1990), Martin writes about the poem: 'I wrote it during the night the Russian Sputnik, a bright little ladybird star, flew over our roof' (254).

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