‘Magpie Tales’ by SB Wright + ‘The Frequency of God’ by Mark William Jackson
Close-Up Books is very proud to announce the release of two new poetry collections by Australian Poets Mark William Jackson and SB Wright 🙂 Working with both Sean and Mark has been really rewarding for us; to get so close to the works within has been pretty exciting and so we’re thrilled to release two…
maybe that was happiness – murky, unclear and unreliable but bright enough to blind me to tomorrow, before tomorrow became more than I could fit into my pockets. when it was enough for a breeze simply to make the clothesline creak, I’d roll from the concrete path onto soft grass – all grass…
Poetry & Place Anthology – Official Release & Launch Week
It gives us great pleasure to announce the official release of the 2015 Poetry & Place Anthology! Print and eBook editions are now available through major online retailers and can also be ordered through bookstores. Below, you’ll find a range of purchase links and we hope you’ll be able to support us and the poets…
old stone & between giants – print & ebook available now
Very pleased to announce that my latest poetry collection – a combination of two of my previous collections – is now available in print and ebook form from a variety of retailers 🙂 Click on the image for some samples of the poetry and see below for a list of some of the outlets. Signed…
Between Giants & Old Stone – Combined Edition
Hi everyone! Just a quick post to let you know that Ginninderra Press is soon releasing a combined edition of my last two collections between giants and old stone: haiku, senryu & haibun in both digital and print formats. Right now you can actually pre-order the kindle version for under five dollars – there’s over…
‘7 Years’ Available Now!
For a little while now I’ve been working with Ginninderra Press on a new release – it’s a small collection for their new series ‘Pocket Poets’ – which features slender chapbooks comprising around 20 poems, with each title featuring a single poet. My entry to the series (#37) is called 7 Years and is something…
Vatican Blues (from ‘old stone’)
Vatican Blues (taken from ‘old stone‘) at each bottle-necked corridor it’s one step forward, two steps back. the tour groups are a mass of wandering cattle, linked by their brightly coloured transistors. they bump into us, rigid, processional, lacking a sense of purpose and trampling ghosts of the past. occasionally an arm steals above the…
old stone – available now!
old stone: haiku, senryu & haibun is available now! You can order a copy via paypal through my wonderful publisher, Ginninderra Press, or by contacting me directly for $20 posted (mountain0ash[at]gmail[dot]com). Reflecting a moment, this one feels different because it’s a continuation of some of the travel themes I explored in my last collection, between…
Old Stone – Coming Soon!
In the busiest 6 months I’ve had as a writer, I’m also gearing up for the release of old stone: haiku, senryu & haibun, a collection which is again released through the wonderful Ginninderra Press! Here’s the final cover art, more news soon!
Poem from ‘Old Stone’
Next up, planning for this year (2014) will be old stone. Here I want to bring together a collection that features haiku, haibun and senryu, with both more traditional forms and experimental pieces. Not quite gendai haiku style, but hopefully pushing the form…