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James Quinton James Quinton i(A71611 works by) (a.k.a. J. P. Quinton)
Born: Established: Perth, Western Australia, ;
Gender: Male
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1 The Sodium Detectives i "Not waving shows I’m rude, an outsider", James Quinton , 2019 single work poetry
— Appears in: Colloquy : Text Theory Critique , March no. 37 2019;
1 Ode to C.Y. O’Connor i "We know you topped yourself, Charlie Boy, but the dead", James Quinton , 2017 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Fremantle Press Anthology of Western Australian Poetry 2017;
1 Ravens for the Black Sun i "They’re ravens, not crows", James Quinton , 2017 single work poetry
— Appears in: Westerly : Crossings , no. 3 2017; (p. 98)
1 Concrete: A Shikoku Pilgrimage James Quinton , 2017 single work essay
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , 1 August vol. 82 no. 2017;

'A long day of road walking out of Tokushima. Twenty-five, twenty-six kilometres including five hundred metres of gravel before and after Temple 18. Rosie and I left the hotel at about 7:15am and walked along one of the main arterial roads. It was like walking from Perth to Armadale along Albany Highway during peak hour. Our main respite from the fumes and heat was a muffin meal at McDonald’s. We kept an eye out for a supermarket because we had been warned that there were no shops for three nights after Temple 19. Unable to read the billboards, we kept approaching what looked like a supermarket but they were either an Officeworks or casino. On the other side of a major intersection, with huge dump trucks idling, an industrial warehouse came into view and inside was the Food Garden where Rosie bought some sick tasting crab cheese sausage that we tried at a worker hut rest stop about eight kilometres later. Imagine a miner’s donga open and available to anyone passing by to help themselves to coffee and snacks. A couple of other Henro’s stopped while we were there. One tidied up and reorganised the slippers in the small vinyl entrance. A chatty guy arrived as we were leaving, taking to Rosie and giving her stories of life in the time I visited the port-a-loo out back.' (Introduction)

1 Reading the Landscape i "To read a landscape by another landscape;", James Quinton , 2016 single work poetry
— Appears in: States of Poetry : Western Australia 2016; Australian Book Review , April no. 380 2016; (p. 48)
1 The Red Hut i "grasses sweep grooves in sand, the way streams forge sweeps in", James Quinton , 2016 single work poetry
— Appears in: States of Poetry : Western Australia 2016;
1 Site Visit : Ashfield Flats i "Part of the river begins here, car carcasses", James Quinton , 2016 single work poetry
— Appears in: States of Poetry : Western Australia 2016;
1 Seven Years, to the Day i "His cursive writing. His presence.", James Quinton , 2015 single work poetry
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , 1 February no. 49.0 2015;
1 A Pub in Port Lincoln i "Some bug smacks into my cheek", James Quinton , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Turnrow Anthology of Contemporary Australian Poetry 2014; (p. 423-424)
1 Second Wind i "the nullarbor servo bloke warns me the donga", James Quinton , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Turnrow Anthology of Contemporary Australian Poetry 2014; (p. 423)
1 Song of the Map i "Distances are divided by vehicles", James Quinton , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Turnrow Anthology of Contemporary Australian Poetry 2014; (p. 422-423)
1 Golden Pipeline i "I throw off and away the old map,", James Quinton , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Turnrow Anthology of Contemporary Australian Poetry 2014; (p. 421-422)
1 Mistake Creek i "Exhaustion brings about a kind of happiness", James Quinton , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Turnrow Anthology of Contemporary Australian Poetry 2014; (p. 421)
1 Surveying Henry Point i "Obliquely we enter Henry Peninsula", James Quinton , 2012 single work poetry
— Appears in: Island , Spring no. 130 2012; (p. 134)
1 1 Little River James Quinton , 2010 selected work poetry
— Appears in: New Poets 2010; (p. 121-187) The Fremantle Press Anthology of Western Australian Poetry 2017;
1 Not A Single Presupposition, Except My Ignorance i "Here you are in your chimerical disposition", James Quinton , 2005 single work poetry
— Appears in: Westerly , November vol. 50 no. 2005; (p. 93) The Weighing of the Heart : An Anthology of Emerging West Australian Poets 2007; (p. 30-31)
1 Fate Is the Past of Destiny i "We never forget", James Quinton , 2004 single work poetry
— Appears in: Festoon 2004;
1 If You i "Buy yourself a globe", James Quinton , 2004 single work poetry
— Appears in: Festoon 2004;
1 Darts to a Map i "An engine falls off a bee", James Quinton , 2004 single work poetry
— Appears in: Festoon 2004;
1 Fighting i "he's a child", James Quinton , 2004 single work poetry
— Appears in: Festoon 2004;
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