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Stephen Lightbown – 10 poems from ‘The Last Custodian’ - Stephen Lightbown
Strands of autobiography, a deeply sensuous ecology of place, historical narratives; the inner world of imagination and the often difficult realities of the postcolonial nation are interwoven in McWatt's bold but carefully worked out architecture. Peepal Tree
B. 1757 D. 1827
The imagination is not a State: it is the Human existence itself. William Blake
B. 1930 D. 2009
John Fairfax's poems return us to the important sources: spells they braid linger and haunt like sweetness of a wood after rain. - Adam Thorpe
B. 1926 D. 2014
I travelled, however, mainly to find places to come to rest in, places to write in, oases.
Where is the spirit that touched the hearts / Lightly - chameleon colours of home? - 'Visiting Zomba Plateau', Jack Mapanje