Judith Wright

(1915 - 2000 / New South Wales / Australia)

Poems of Judith Wright

21. The Bull 3/27/2010
22. The Company Of Lovers 3/27/2010
23. The Killer 3/27/2010
24. The Old Prison 1/1/2004
25. The Sisters 3/27/2010
26. The Surfer 3/27/2010
27. The Trains 3/27/2010
28. To a Child 3/27/2010
29. Train Journey 3/27/2010
30. Trapped Dingo 3/27/2010
31. Turning Fifty 3/27/2010
32. Woman To Child 3/27/2010
33. Woman To Man 3/27/2010

Bora Ring

The song is gone; the dance
is secret with the dancers in the earth,
the ritual useless, and the tribal story
lost in an alien tale.

Only the grass stands up
to mark the dancing-ring; the apple-gums
posture and mime a past corroboree,
murmur a broken chant.

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