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eBook The Stars Like Sand: Australian Speculative Poetry ePub

eBook The Stars Like Sand: Australian Speculative Poetry ePub

by P S Cottier,Dr David P Reiter,Tim Jones

  • ISBN: 1922120782
  • Category: Poetry
  • Subcategory: Literature
  • Author: P S Cottier,Dr David P Reiter,Tim Jones
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Interactive Press (April 15, 2014)
  • Pages: 188
  • ePub book: 1416 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1797 kb
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  • Rating: 4.4
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Cottier, aka Penelope Susan Cottier, is a poet who occasionally stoops to prose

Cottier, aka Penelope Susan Cottier, is a poet who occasionally stoops to prose. She has worked as a lawyer, a university tutor, a union organiser and a tea lady. She wrote a PhD on animals in the works of Charles Dickens at the Australian National University.

The poems surprise and delight, lending the anthology a broad appeal.

Tim Jones is a poet, short story writer and novelist.

Witness the end of the world, time travel to the future near or far, or teleport with a fairy or witch. Ghosts, dreams and strange creatures breed and mingle in these pages. Tim Jones is a poet, short story writer and novelist. His most recent books are Voyagers: Science Fiction Poetry from New Zealand (IP, 2009), the short story collection Transported (Vintage, 2008), which was longlisted for the 2008 Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award; the poetry collection All Blacks’ Kitchen Gardens (HeadworX, 2007); and the fantasy novel Anarya’s Secret (RedBrick, 2007).

The key word in the sub-title is defined with an appropriate generality: "the speculative is the area in which we attempt to write what we can't possibly know".

The June Shenfield Poetry Award is for an emerging Australian poet, and . Winner: Fire in the Afternoon by John Stokes. Anne Edgeworth Fellowship for Young Writers.

The June Shenfield Poetry Award is for an emerging Australian poet, and is awarded in collaboration with Demos Journal. The Marjorie Graber-McInnis Short Story Award is for an emerging ACT region writer The Michael Thwaites Poetry Award was previously known as the ACT Writers Centre Poetry Award.

Following up on our award-winning Voyagers: Science Fiction Poetry from New Zealand, IP has released an anthology of even wider scope showcasing the best in Australian speculative poetry from early times to the present. Cottier, it features a virtual Who's Who of Australian poets including Judith Beveridge, Les Murray, Paul Hetherington, John Tranter, Diane Fahey, joanne burns, Caroline Caddy, David P Reiter, Peter Boyle, Alan Gould, Luke Davies, .

Tim Jones (born 15 June 1959) is a New Zealand poet and fiction writer. Cottier & David P. Reiter). Carindale, Qld: Interactive, 2014. Carindale, Qld: Interactive, 2014

Inspired by her environs, she constructs monstrous poetry quite regularly, and is partial to the . She posts many new poems at pscottier.

Inspired by her environs, she constructs monstrous poetry quite regularly, and is partial to the occasional gnome. The creature runs through the Arctic ice, pursued by Dr Frankenstein.

Travel to the stars and beyond in this anthology by Australia's leading poets.  Witness the end of the world, time travel to the future near or far, or teleport with a fairy or witch. Ghosts, dreams and strange creatures breed and mingle in these pages.   Poetry has never been so mind-bending, or so entertaining.