The morning fog (A Golden Shovel after Kate Bush)

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  • Published 20191103
  • ISBN: 9781925773804
  • Extent: 264pp
  • Paperback (234 x 153mm), eBook

is sweetest at the Tropic of Capricorn, the

colour of lemon chiffon cake, and just as light.

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Stuart Barnes

Stuart Barnes’s first poetry collection, Glasshouses (UQP, 2016), won the Thomas Shapcott Poetry Prize, was commended for the Anne Elder Award and was shortlisted...

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