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  • Author:agent Dorothy Porter http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/porter-dorothy
Issue Details: First known date: 2010... 2010 Love Poems
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'Dorothy Porter writes about love, sex, heartbreak and desire like no one else. Love Poems collects her most powerful love poetry: portraits of longing and infatuation, of bliss, passion, uncertainty and devotion. It includes extracts from her award-winning and best-selling verse novels, as well as poems and lyrics spanning her whole career.' (From the publisher's website.)

Contents

* Contents derived from the Collingwood, Fitzroy - Collingwood area, Melbourne - North, Melbourne, Victoria,:Black Inc. , 2010 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Cretei"Finding a vein", Dorothy Porter , 1993 single work poetry (p. 3)
Cars. Lightning. Rain.i"Cars. Lightning. Rain.", Dorothy Porter , 1987 single work poetry (p. 4-5)
The Enchanted Assi"So tender is the Queen of Fairies'", Dorothy Porter , 2009 single work poetry (p. 6)
Driving Home at 3 a.m.i"Window open", Dorothy Porter , 1987 single work poetry (p. 7)
Among Thievesi"The forest of pitch", Dorothy Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 8-9)
1i"There's a white-blue nerve burning", Dorothy Porter , 1998 single work poetry (p. 10)
Note: As Comets I
2i"In my brain scan", Dorothy Porter , 1998 single work poetry (p. 11)
Note: As Comets II
3i"What voice of dirty ice", Dorothy Porter , 1998 single work poetry (p. 12)
Note: As Comets III
Little Hoodlumi"I'm the urchin", Dorothy Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 13)
Cigarettes VIIIi"No Wonder a pack of Benson & Hedges", Dorothy Porter , 1996 single work poetry (p. 14)
Head of Astartei"Goddess in the London Antiquities shop window,", Dorothy Porter , 2007 single work poetry (p. 15)
Or Elsei"No sensible woman eats poppies", Dorothy Porter , 1996 single work poetry (p. 16)
Scenes from a Marriage : Ii"How fantastic are these", Dorothy Porter , 1984 single work poetry (p. 17-18)
Scenes from a Marriage : IIi"Where do parrots disappear", Dorothy Porter , 1984 single work poetry (p. 19-20)
Scenes from a Marriage : IIIi"Narrabeen Lake", Dorothy Porter , 1984 single work poetry (p. 21-22)
The Water Poems Ii"Driftwood;", Dorothy Porter , 2010 extract poetry (p. 23-26)
Steeringi"Something I slipped into", Dorothy Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 27)
Gorgeous Breastsi"After our first time", Dorothy Porter , 1996 single work poetry (p. 28)
Wheatfields with Crowsi"When you're like this", Dorothy Porter , 1984 single work poetry (p. 29)
Amazing Possibility, Dorothy Porter , 2010 single work lyric/song (p. 30-31)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

[Review] Dark Bright Doors [et al] Laura Joseph , 2011 single work review
— Appears in: Southerly , vol. 71 no. 1 2011; (p. 336-243)

— Review of Dark Bright Doors Jill Jones , 2010 selected work poetry ; Authentic Local Pamela Brown , 2010 selected work poetry ; Love Poems Dorothy Porter , 2010 selected work poetry
Love is the Drug in Porter's Paeans Peter Kenneally , 2010-2011 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 31 December-1 January 2010-2011; (p. 21) The Age , 31 December-1 January 2010-2011; (p. 21)

— Review of Love Poems Dorothy Porter , 2010 selected work poetry
Love in the Labyrinth Peter Craven , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 30-31 October 2010; (p. 24-25)

— Review of Love Poems Dorothy Porter , 2010 selected work poetry
[Review] Love Poems Andrew Wilkins , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: Bookseller + Publisher Magazine , October vol. 90 no. 3 2010; (p. 30)

— Review of Love Poems Dorothy Porter , 2010 selected work poetry
In Short : Fiction Kerryn Goldsworthy , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 16-17 October 2010; (p. 38)

— Review of Love Poems Dorothy Porter , 2010 selected work poetry ; What Is Left Over, After Natasha Lester , 2008 single work novel
The Passionate Porter Peter Pierce , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 25 September 2010; (p. 26)

— Review of Love Poems Dorothy Porter , 2010 selected work poetry
In Short : Fiction Kerryn Goldsworthy , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 16-17 October 2010; (p. 38)

— Review of Love Poems Dorothy Porter , 2010 selected work poetry ; What Is Left Over, After Natasha Lester , 2008 single work novel
[Review] Love Poems Andrew Wilkins , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: Bookseller + Publisher Magazine , October vol. 90 no. 3 2010; (p. 30)

— Review of Love Poems Dorothy Porter , 2010 selected work poetry
Love in the Labyrinth Peter Craven , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 30-31 October 2010; (p. 24-25)

— Review of Love Poems Dorothy Porter , 2010 selected work poetry
Love is the Drug in Porter's Paeans Peter Kenneally , 2010-2011 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 31 December-1 January 2010-2011; (p. 21) The Age , 31 December-1 January 2010-2011; (p. 21)

— Review of Love Poems Dorothy Porter , 2010 selected work poetry
Last amended 12 Jul 2011 13:12:21
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