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  • Author: Jan Owen http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/owen-jan
Issue Details: First known date: 1994 1994
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The Pomegranate Tree i "The second time", Jan Owen , 1994 single work poetry
— Appears in: Island , Autumn no. 58 1994; (p. 55) Night Rainbows 1994; (p. 63) The Oxford Book of Australian Women's Verse 1995; (p. 162-163) Poems : 1980-2008 2008; (p. 135)
The birth of Joseph and Mary's second child, 'mortal and his own.'
Leaves i "It was bright moonlight.", Jan Owen , 1994 single work poetry
— Appears in: Island , Autumn no. 58 1994; (p. 55) Night Rainbows 1994; (p. 62) The Oxford Book of Australian Women's Verse 1995; (p. 162) Poems : 1980-2008 2008; (p. 134)
Jesus as a child in 'his father's house,' not yet knowing his future role.
The Blue Gown i "And when the time had elapsed", Jan Owen , 1994 single work poetry
— Appears in: Island , Autumn no. 58 1994; (p. 55) Night Rainbows 1994; (p. 61-62) The Oxford Book of Australian Women's Verse 1995; (p. 161-162) Poems : 1980-2008 2008; (p. 133)
Straw i "Joseph stayed unsure", Jan Owen , 1994 single work poetry
— Appears in: Island , Autumn no. 58 1994; (p. 54-55) Night Rainbows 1994; (p. 60-61) The Oxford Book of Australian Women's Verse 1995; (p. 161) Poems : 1980-2008 2008; (p. 132)
Joseph's view of Mary's labour and delivery of Jesus, and the coming of shepherds called by angels he had not seen.
The Well i "After the angel had been", Jan Owen , 1994 single work poetry
— Appears in: Island , Autumn no. 58 1994; (p. 54) Night Rainbows 1994; (p. 60) The Oxford Book of Australian Women's Verse 1995; (p. 160-161) Poems : 1980-2008 2008; (p. 131)
The aftermath of the Annunciation and pregnancy from Mary's view.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y Night Rainbows Jan Owen , Port Melbourne : Heinemann , 1994 Z91527 1994 selected work poetry humour satire Port Melbourne : Heinemann , 1994 pg. 60-63
  • Appears in:
    y Island no. 58 Autumn 1994 Z598331 1994 periodical issue 1994 pg. 54-55
  • Appears in:
    y The Oxford Book of Australian Women's Verse Susan Lever (editor), South Melbourne : Oxford University Press , 1995 Z566500 1995 anthology poetry biography South Melbourne : Oxford University Press , 1995 pg. 160-163
  • Appears in:
    y Poems : 1980-2008 Jan Owen , Elwood : John Leonard Press , 2008 Z1526900 2008 selected work poetry Elwood : John Leonard Press , 2008 pg. 131-135
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