'Sydney is known most widely for its harbours and beaches, deservedly so.
'However, it also has a significant number of rivers and their tributaries which are collectively closer to the lives of the majority of Sydneysiders.This ebook captures some of the unique qualities of these ecosystems and the people who live near them.'
Source: Publisher's blurb.
Extensively revised from original publication in Grey Sparrow Journal:
seven stanzas (eight in the original)
focal character becomes Jamal (Jim in the original)
extensive alterations to lines
variation in first line: 'He imagined himself naked somewhere'.