Treasure Island

Rex Ingamells

(1913 - 1955 / Australia)

Poems of Rex Ingamells

1. Boomerang 1/1/2004
2. Captain William Bligh 4/10/2010
3. Macquarie Harbour 1/1/2004
4. News of the Sun 4/10/2010
5. Shifting Camp 4/10/2010
6. Ship from the Thames 1/1/2004
7. The Camp Fires of the Past 1/1/2004

News of the Sun

The noon is on the cattle-track;
the air is void of sound,
except where crows, poised burning-black,
cry to the dusty ground.

Through mulga and mirage go none
but brazen Boolee now,
scorning the mercy of the sun
beneath the niggard bough.

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