No Highway single work   poetry   "Everything hurts"
  • Author: Alex Skovron
Issue Details: First known date: 1999 1999
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  • Author's note: The line enclosed in parentheses comes from 'The Return', in The Wanderer by John Masefield, and belongs to one of the three stanzas from that poem which appear as an epigraph to Nevil Shute's novel No Highway (Pan Books, 1963). (Infinite City, p. 102)

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  • Appears in:
    y Infinite City : 100 Sonnetinas Alex Skovron , Wollongong : Five Islands Press , 1999 Z861995 1999 selected work poetry A collection of 100 poems in a ten line form for which Alex Skovron has coined the name "sonnetina". The poems reflect upon time and destiny, on culture, music and art, on the sacred and the mundane. They investigate terrains both social and inner, probing our daily confrontations with the self. (Back cover) Wollongong : Five Islands Press , 1999 pg. 29
  • Appears in:
    y Notes for the Translators : From 142 New Zealand and Australian Poets Christopher Kelen (editor), Macao : Association of Stories in Macao , 2012 Z1920358 2012 anthology poetry Macao : Association of Stories in Macao , 2012 pg. 358-360
    Note: Includes explanatory notes for translators.
  • Appears in:
    y The Wonder Book of Poetry July 2013 9268010 2013 periodical issue poetry 2013
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