Gwen Harwood

(8 June 1920 – 4 December 1995 / Taringa, Queensland)

Gwen Harwood Poems

1. In The Park 8/3/2008
2. Last Meeting 12/5/2011
3. Anniversary 8/3/2008
4. Barn Owl 4/20/2012
5. The Glass Jar 4/20/2012
6. Triste, Triste 4/20/2012
7. Critic's Nightwatch 4/20/2012
8. Daybreak 4/20/2012
9. The Wound 4/20/2012
10. 'Thought is Surrounded by a Halo' 4/20/2012
11. Estuary 4/20/2012
12. Dichterliebe 4/20/2012

Estuary

To Rex Hobcroft
Wind crosshatches shallow water.
Paddocks rest in the sea's arm.
Swamphens race through spiky grass.
A wire fence leans, a crazy stave
with sticks for barlines, wind for song.
Over use, interweaving light
with air and substance, ride the gulls.

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