I will say, what a feat, to keep to the form so that the narrative feeds its own texture into the whole drama. Palmerston North mayor Grant Smith wants another term in the top city job. Lines studded with images remain entirely accessible.
Dex Lawson. Unpredictability, courage, surrender, iconoclasm: those are things that I look for in poetry, and that I found in many of the amazing collections I read this year. Search For:.
Share this page:. Anything can speak in a Crawford poem: a rock, a bird, a human — but does it choose to? Log In Sign up. Ever since her first volume, This Big FaceI was smitten. He already knew that rhythm pivots upon silence as much as it does upon a stressed syllable.
Claire writes such funny, quietly experimental, and beautifully crafted poems, and her work often reminds me of Jenny Bornholdt. Smith of sex in the city in Palmerston read by turns in our guest poet slot, feeling like proper rockstars against the backdrop of a drum kit and stage lighting.
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Actually Caro probably introduced me to Kimmy too, as her work can be found in the totally gorgeous anthology LEFT that her partner, Jackson Nieuwland, made. All three are daring, inventive bodies of work that reveal and give so much more with subsequent readings — the hallmark of all great poetry:.
In fact he is a poet to bend your mind. Show all 7 episodes.