Author's note: Some of these poems also formed part of 'Disaffections', a writers' performance by Marcella Polain, Mark Reid and Mike Williams for the Perth Artrage Festival 1993.
Epigraph: even as he will forever waver / precise as hell is, precise / as any words, or wagon / can be made (Charles Olson)
* Contents derived from the Wollongong,Wollongong area,Illawarra,South Coast,New South Wales,:Five Islands Press,1995 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.