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Small Mercies single work   poetry   "Possums twitching by the side of the road"
Issue Details: First known date: 1984... 1984 Small Mercies
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    y separately published work icon The Border Issue : Poetry in Queensland 1984 John Manifold Award Edition October 1984 Z1266367 1984 periodical issue 1984 pg. 14-15
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon A Formula for Glass Michael Sariban , St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 1987 Z399743 1987 selected work poetry 'A Formula for Glass is framed by two journeys. It opens with a return, both physical and metaphorical, to the poet's birthplace, Berlin, where he confronts early childhood memories of the city and his father. It concludes with a journey through grief in the loss of his wife at the age of thirty-eight. Intervening segments focus on a variety of emotional relationships as well as political themes, exploring the worlsd of dreams and self identity. '(Source: cover) St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 1987 pg. 28
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