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A publication, a pack and a policy

This arrived on Friday.

I didn’t get much of a chance to flick through let alone read it because of that pack in the background, which needed my urgent, undivided attention. 347 more words

Creative Non-fiction

Patron Brandis

“It’s a pity that people don’t take more notice of events in the literary world as omens of what might be about to occur in the larger world of politics. 120 more words

Angelo at Meanjin

My poem Angelo has been posted at Meanjin

Angelo explores the death of Angelo Tsakos, a 16 year old, shot by police in 1985.

Here’s an extract, the rest is up at… 58 more words

New Poetry

The Journey and the Destination: George R. R. Martin's Narrative Method

Another essay for Meanjin, in which I try to unpack what it is that makes George R R. Martin’s storytelling so distinctive and, to my mind, underrated.


Dorothy Porter Prize - Meanjin

Huge thanks to judges Andrea Goldsmith and Kristen Henry, Poetry Editor Judith Beveridge, and Meanjin for awarding Angelo third prize in The Dorothy Porter Prize. 157 more words

New Poetry

Literary Magazine Profile: Meanjin

Literary magazines have always been a popular platform for writers, acting as powerful agents for expressing and challenging Australia’s intellectual and artistic culture.

One of Australia’s best and oldest literary journals is… 544 more words