Frank’s backed up. Continue reading
the palm at the end, beyond the fence
a last thought of green. Continue reading
Face it, nothing here will be sharper, clearer.
There’s no better brighter waiting below.
Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney until 3 February
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‘The poem must resist…’ Wallace Stevens
— the wisteria vine over an old fence like a weight-lifter’s bicep Continue reading
February 2017: It’s Question Time in Australia’s Parliament. It’s been a difficult week for the Government: dire polls, grim economics, scandals and policy flip-flops. They need a circuit-breaker. The Treasurer steps up to address the House, in his hand is a lump of coal. Continue reading