James Phillip Mcauley Never Poems

  • 1.
    A sky contused and rifted like a wound:
    Red-amber gum exudes from the dark tree;
    A long dayâ??s dying. Small anatomy
    Locked in this nameless graveâ??s neglected mound,
    ...
  • 2.
    My father and my mother never quarrelled.
    They were united in a kind of love
    As daily as the Sydney Morning Herald,
    Rather than like the eagle or the dove.
    ...
  • 3.
    On the street of the concrete refugee tenements
    That have collapsed into the smoking holes
    The Israeli rockets blew open at dawnâ??s early light,
    The sundered limbs and torsos of a Jenin family
    ...
  • 4.
    The magpie's mood is never surly
    every morning, wakening early,
    he gargles music in his throat,
    the liquid squabble of his throat.
    ...
Total 4 Never Poems by James Phillip Mcauley

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