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Issue Details: First known date: 2018... no. 33 2018 of Verandah est. 1986 Verandah
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'I first encountered Verandah as an undergraduate student, and then as a member of the editorial team. Like many students I did not understand the value and necessity of literary anthologies until I began reading them voraciously and obsessively. We read so many articles, tweets, and messages every day, but we rarely read stanzas, poems, paragraphs or stories like the ones selected for this anthology, that call forth the world at its most mundane or absurd in one line, and at its most devastating in the next: lines and stanzas that compel you to learn them by heart. For those emerging writers reading this journal, I'm not sure enough emphasis is placed on reading the work of people that are writing around you and emerging with you. It is a generous and worthwhile undertaking and I encourage you to do it more, starting here with this anthology.' (Hayley Elliott-Ryan, Foreword introduction)

Contents

* Contents derived from the 2018 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Rings, Anna Spargo-Ryan , single work short story (p. 8-9)
Poem for a Binary Stari"I like it best when I'm close to you", Melina Bunting , single work poetry (p. 10)
A House, Divided, Andrew Roff , single work short story (p. 11-12)
The Drowned Land, Dani Netherclift , single work short story (p. 14-16)
Let Goi"Today marks another year", Bonnee Crawford , single work poetry (p. 17)
Old Love, Lori Franklin , single work short story (p. 20-24)
Teeth, Yasmin Mobayad , single work short story (p. 25-26)
Pre-Morbid Status, Ashley Kalagian Blunt , single work short story (p. 28-30)
Rhubarbi"Plant", Kirstin Lindros , single work poetry (p. 32-33)
Poet's Funerali"She made concertinaed boxes and left them as presents in the crook of a tree,", Meredith Pitt , single work poetry (p. 34)
The Paper Family, Brooke Hill , single work short story (p. 37-39)
Weighti"There is something always left behind.", Yasmin Mobayad , single work poetry (p. 41)
The Life of Cats, Gemma Nisbet , single work short story (p. 43-47)
Topoii"we sprawled at oblique angles", Felix Green , single work poetry (p. 50)
Love Sicki"it is discomfortingly comforting to see the partly digested pieces of you floaing in the", Friederike Wiessner , single work poetry (p. 51)
Waittai Lane, Virginia Cairns , single work short story (p. 53-57)
My Mother's Losses, Ari Moore , single work short story (p. 59-60)
Porticoi"Peer east and you will see us chanting", Alexandra Bell , single work poetry (p. 61)
Requiem, Maddison Brake , single work short story (p. 63-67)
After the Mist, Tahlia Murphy , single work short story (p. 69-73)

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