Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Lyndon reads his poem "Compassionate" for his father at the Anzac Day Reading at Passionate Tongues in the Brunswick Hotel, Monday 25th April 2011. Lyndon also read as part of the featured reading the poem "Beach Burial" by Kenneth Slessor, Collected in "The Golden Apples of the Sun - Twentieth Century Australian Poetry" Edited by Chris Wallace Crabbe, published by Melbourne University Press (1981). "Compassionate" by Lyndon Walker is Collected in "So Many Rivers, So Much To Learn" published by Five Islands Press (2000). Thanks to Michelle Leber for this photo.
Michelle also read a moving poem for her father, again on the effects of war on fathers and families.

So Many Rivers, So Much To Learn  is available from Collected Works Bookshop, specialising in Poetry at Upstairs, 37 Swanston Street, Melbourne.


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