Michael Dransfield was born in Sydney on 12 September 1948....read more
Amanda Stewart was born in 1959. She began writing and performing poetry in the late ... more
joanne burns was born in Vaucluse, Sydney, in 1945, and grew up in Sydney’s eastern ... more
Laurence James Duggan was born in South Melbourne in 1949. In the late 1960s and ... more
Bruce Beaver was born in the Sydney seaside suburb of Manly on 14 February 1928. ... more
some shave trenchlines in their hair
but the common joint thump, the heart's spondee
kicks off in its rose-lit inner sea
like an echo, at first, of the one above
it on the dodgy ladder of love —
and my mate who's driving says
I never found one yet worth staying with forever.
In this our poems do not align.