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Issue Details: First known date: 2010... 2010 The Green Fuse
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  • Launched at Poetry Night at the Byron Bay Writers Festival, Friday 6th August 2010 in the SCU Room, Byron Bay Community Centre.
  • Epigraph:
    All life is being lived.
    Who is living it, then?
    Is it the things themselves,
    or something waiting inside them,
    like an unplayed melody in a flute

    -Rainer Maria Rilke
  • Chapbook.


* Contents derived from the Warners Bay, Warners Bay - Jewells area, Lake Macquarie area, Central Coast, New South Wales,:Picaro Press , 2010 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Poetry and Mei"Poetry is my father's tobacco breath and his deep voice chanting in the", Rebecca Edwards , single work poetry (p. 11)
Ashesi"I collect you", Catherine Camden-Pratt , single work poetry (p. 12)
The Ancestorsi"Observe the family history on the wall:", Bob Morrow , single work poetry (p. 13)
Almost Palimpsesti"It was that time before dawn, and the words", Susan Fealy , single work poetry (p. 14)
Funerali"It's time to bury Barry. Dead four days. 1 2 3 4 No number five. You", Monica Carroll , single work poetry (p. 15)
Waiting for Trouti"Today the sound of crows invites surrender.", Debbie Lim , single work poetry (p. 16)
My Motheri"This grief is a dark monkey clinging to my neck", Kelly Watson , single work poetry (p. 17)
Resurrectioni"Sunlight through dust", Radhika Mecredy , single work poetry (p. 18-19)
Wanted : Poeti"Who addresses countries as if they're people", Gemma White , single work poetry (p. 20)
For Junei"sometimes", Diana Solomon , single work poetry (p. 21)
Textual Intercoursei"I like to break the spine of books", Jessica Wilkinson , single work poetry (p. 22-23)
Hopscotchi"Chalky geometry", Noëlle Janaczewska , single work poetry (p. 24)
Shroud for a Babyi"Folded corners of cotton", Kathy Hale , single work poetry (p. 25)
The White Pillowi"Nights, I hear them creeping", Stephanie Green , single work poetry (p. 26)
Home Makeri"We throw words at each other", Emilie Collyer , single work poetry (p. 27)
The Crowsi"The crows have found the dead crow on the garden.", Rebecca Edwards , single work poetry (p. 28)
The Last Wordi"Not another poem about a dead mother", Matt Roberts , single work poetry (p. 29)
Invincible Summeri"Our laughter was as brittle as the icicles", Laura Jan Shore , single work poetry (p. 32-33)
Valley Markets 9.30ami"A tidal estuary of humanity", Trudie Murrell , single work poetry (p. 34-35)
Magnolia at Midnighti"Scallop-edged ivory gown, deep green wrap.", Anne M. Carson , single work poetry (p. 36)

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