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Is part of New Nature 2018 series - publisher essay
Issue Details: First known date: 2019... 2019 Snugglepot and Cuddlepie in the Ghost Gum
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  • Epigraph:

    But the bush, the grey, charred bush. It scared him. As a poet, he felt himself entitled to all kinds of emotions and sensations which an ordinary man would have repudiated. Therefore he let himself feel all sorts of things about the bush. It was so phantom-like, so ghostly, with its tall pale trees and many dead trees, like corpses, partly charred by bush fires: and then the foliage so dark, like grey-green iron. And then it was so deathly still. Even the few birds seemed to be swamped in silence. Waiting, waiting–the bush seemed to be hoarily waiting.

    D.H. Lawrence, Kangaroo.

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