John Tranter has published more than twenty collections of verse.

His collection Urban Myths: 210 Poems: New and Selected (UQP, 2006), won a number of major prizes. His latest book is Starlight: 150 Poems (UQP, 2010).

He is the founding editor of the free Internet magazine Jacket (, and he has a homepage at

Pieces by John Tranter

Edition 33: Such Is Life

Griffith Review