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National Poetry Day NZ

New Zealand’s National Poetry Day, Friday 22nd August, will be celebrated here in Whangarei by readings at the Old Stone Butter Factory. A chapbook and broadsheet combination containing poems by Northland poets will be launched at the Old Library, Whangarei, on … Continue reading

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Wavelengths

The launch of Wavelengths, an anthology by writers from the Channel Islands, took place on Friday, 10th June at 18.00-20.00 at the Jersey Museum. It is published by Holland House Editions and is available from the Societe Jersiaise and the Jersey Museum.Wavelengths contains … Continue reading

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a dripping tap – photograph reference

“a dripping tap” refers to Marilyn in New York. This is, in part, a reference to a photograph that can be found here.

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a dripping tap

a dripping tapMarilyn in New York …elongated,necking to almost wasp waisted thinness,‘till it releases the elegant gem, splitting sunlightinto a blaze of red green blue goneand impacts with ear jarring sound, leaps up again,beautiful, as a spreading crown andebbs away. … Continue reading

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