the Lumieres cranked their cinématographe
trains came, babies babied, horses tricked
after a dream like that...
Here’s Ava and Daniel reading 50 Google questions…
What’s tonight’s Moon?
What’s the reason for the Moon?
Talking Sheds and Other Corrugations a new book from Wollongong poet Jack Oates was launched virtually just this week.
“It was a pretty brutal place, but there was no slavery in Australia.“
The Hon. Scott Morrison, MP,
Prime Minister of Australia
on Radio 2GB, 8 June 2020
it’s not my place
there are others here
low on the shore — crab cam
— rocks distinct in the early bright
not your touch but your absence
not your kiss but after
my cheek cooling
It seems as though you are still summer
standing there – holding our towels
A red-whiskered bulbul (before)
head back calling
in the evening
in the neighbour’s olive tree —
‘wee-whit-h-h-h-h-who’ , ‘wee-wee-h-h-h-h-twuk’.
hang ears in chandeliers
tie cams to hummingbird wings
bribe the barista & delivery guy
badger dormouse & eavesdrop on
spidey’s sticky lines