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Issue Details: First known date: 2010... 2010 Friendly Street : New Poets 15
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Notes

  • Contains A Lesson in Being Mortal, by Louise McKenna, A Pause in the Conversation, by Lynette Arden, and Natural Intervention by Sher'ee Furtak-Ellis.
  • Dedication: This book is for my family on the other side of the equator.
  • Editor's note: : Some of these poems, or earlier versions of them, have appeared in the Friendly Street Poets Newsletters and on the Cricket Poetry Award website.
  • Includes Tanka and Haiku by Lynette Arden (p. 38, 48, 54-55)

Contents

* Contents derived from the Norwood, Norwood, Payneham & St Peters area, Adelaide - North / North East, Adelaide, South Australia,: Kent Town, Norwood, Payneham & St Peters area, Adelaide - North / North East, Adelaide, South Australia,:Friendly Street Poets ,Wakefield Press , 2010 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Queen's Pelicani"It isn't the eyes or the famed red-gold hair", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 4)
Birdsi"He could name most species:", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 5)
Lemonsi"I adore lemons:", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 6)
Feeding the Cassowariesi"Through the diamonds of a fence", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 7)
My Apology to Youi"comes gift-wrapped", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 8)
Dragon Abreasti"Not the Shanghai River", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 9)
Visitationi"Last night on Middle Farm", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 10)
The Knocki"When the timbers of that door creaked open", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 11)
Bronze Whaleri"Look closely. She will do no harm", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 12)
8 Doomgatei"Anything to escape your mother", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 13)
Photoi"Whoever minted that description", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 14)
Cone Shelli"Plucked from the jewellery box", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 15)
A Lesson in Being Mortali"We thought we could weather this one", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 16)
Sonneti"Overnight, the geography of your world brutally altered.", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 17)
Wicketi"Today the outfield", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 18)
The Art of Absolutioni"Today's headline:", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 19)
Gallows Hilli"I can still see the teeth", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 20)
Today's Musici"begins with polyphony", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 21)
Untenablei"Both of them", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 22)
Encounteri"Near the end of the jetty she hears steps behind her.", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 23)

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