Robert Gray

(23 February 1945 - / New South Wales / Australia)

Robert Gray Poems

1. Byron Bay: Winter 12/20/2016
2. Annotation 12/20/2016
3. Nine Bowls of Water 12/20/2016
4. The Dying Light 12/20/2016
5. The Fishermen 12/20/2016
6. Flames and Dangling Wire 12/20/2016
7. Wing-Beat 5/8/2012
8. Twilight 5/8/2012
9. A Bowl Of Pears 5/8/2012
10. Harbour Dusk 5/8/2012
11. In Departing Light 5/8/2012

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Best Poem of Robert Gray

In Departing Light

My mother all of ninety has to be tied up
in her wheelchair, but still she leans far out of it sideways;
she juts there brokenly,
able to cut
with the sight of her someone who is close. She is hung
like her hanging mouth
in the dignity
of her bleariness, and says that she is
perfectly all right. It is impossible to get her to complain
or to register anything
for longer than a moment. She has made Stephen Hawking look healthy.
It’s as though
she is being sucked out of existence sideways through a porthole
and we’ve got hold of her feet.
She’s very ...

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