Susan Adams

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Susan Adams, PhD (Medical Science) , is an Australian poet published in nine countries. She was awarded 'commended' in the 2012 O'Donoghue International Poetry Competition (Ire) , Highly Commended in the Val Vallis Award 2012, (Aus) , and Highly Commended in the Adrien Abbott Poetry Prize 2012.(Aus) . She has been read numerously on ABC Radio National. more »

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Escape The Beloved Country

The foetal curve
is a question mark
we revert to
not a haven for a life
lying curled on our dark side
Cry the national anthems

Hiding from the outside
the inside of ourselves
escape is not a plan
in this State of drugged control

There are no light switches
in this suck-thumb-bare-room
loose skin is a soap polished shroud
the wall a full stop at the end

Breathe me alive
brand me to struggle
make me scream with honest air
let me out

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