A slap in the face with a mohair glove, Anna Jackson

Hera Lindsay Bird
Hera Lindsay Bird
Victoria University Press, $25.00,
ISBN 9781776560714

I have been reading Hera Lindsay Bird like a waitress pouring myself into the coffee … and then drinking it all before I get it as far as the tables……where the customers are waiting……..

I have been reading Hera Lindsay Bird like a dog chasing a stick … that I will never return to you … because it is under a pile of pick-up sticks about to come crashing down on me……like my life………

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