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Monthly Archive for July, 2009

compleat explication

At the writing workshop on Saturday I realised I really did want a couple of the threads within the poem to be more present. I wanted the reader to be with me in the moment of poignancy that spawned the image. It’s unusual, but nevertheless this prodded me, made me think I could write something [...]

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sport

a hidden snap echoes from my neck joint it’s like a midori jug, one collector-chic bar & an early 2000 arrangement of feet on path. blackguard irish pub sits reading byron, gauging the weather, issuing schooners to a frigid table, & what else, as if all luck were presaged by mobile updates bathroomwise? then the [...]

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Motion My blogging is quite boring when I begin, but seven months in I blur things a little with the post ‘endless repeat’. It reads: liking how images are put. smiling at how ekphrastic stuff appears. enjoying all manner of subtleties. placing text sideward of reference. “there’s a movie on”. oh so, sure. & more [...]

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(Writing this paper made it apparent I really didn’t have the space to do it justice. These blogs all contain a huge amount of material. I apologise in advance for the 20min limit, silly brevity.) Fieled The visual presentation of the blogs in question (Fieled / Eldon / later me) don’t really vary. So what [...]

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unlike astrid – who has presented her entire paper in its fineness – i am as always in favour of doing things by halves, or quarters, or less if possible. here’s the first part of what i recently read aloud in canberra (replete with arch-post-delivery edits):  1 My first encounter with the internet was in 1996 [...]

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pursuit

there’s at least one person who only reads what i post on either wordpress, facebook, or twitter, so sometimes i do find myself putting the same things up on all three. not quite though. i couldn’t have typed all that has just been typed into a micro-blog field, so, this blog-entry is the place you’ll [...]

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Custom/Made

Here’s the official media-release: Cordite 30: Custom/Made is now online. The guest poetry editor for this issue, joanne burns, has custom-selected forty four poems from a diverse range of makers including Geoff Lemon, Anne Elvey, Sue Stanford, Ouyang Yu, Sam Twyford-Moore, Lee Kofman, Derek Motion and Bonny Cassidy. As is customary, the issue is presented [...]

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