A social site for poets in Sydney.
I'm William Zappa. I'm an actor, and have written (I call it) poetry for many years. Not much success in the publishing department but the urge keeps on coming. I'm also a lyricist and playwright, amongst many other things.
New bus poem (yep, bus poetry, rather than bush poetry) on the buspoetry blog: PASSENGER
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Michael Dransfield Collected Poems Edited by Rodney Hall. University of Queensland Press 1987. Southerly Volume 48. No 4. 1988.
When Michael Dransfiled died on Good Friday, 1973 at the age of 24 he had already published three collections of poetry and established a reputation as one of the most successful and popular of the new wave of young Australian poets…Continue
“Flag of Stars”
Emotions surely can be stirred when our flag is hoisted high
as a tear begins to trickle from a true-blue ‘Aussie’s’ eye.
Anzacs stormed the beaches under our Australian Flag
at times a tattered piece of cloth, a blood stained, dirty rag.…Continue
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Rochford Street Review is an occasional free on-line review of new Australian writing – with an emphasis on poetry and small press publications. We will aim to publish around three or four new reviews each month and will attempt to cover as many publications (both traditional and on-line) as we can.
If you are a publisher, no matter how small, we would appreciate being added to your mailing list and/or receiving a review copy (either hard copy or electronic – please email us for our…Continue
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