Stephen Edgar: Memorial

[This post contains an image and a poem depicting an event that was utterly abhorrent, and that some people may therefore find offensive] Les Murray is a poet of the voice. His genius lies in making strange that most familiar sound, capturing it and presenting it on a page. Often what he has to say… Continue reading Stephen Edgar: Memorial

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Les Murray, Stephen Edgar

How often do you get the opportunity to walk up to the author of some of your favourite words and say "thankyou"? I did tonight. Les Murray probably won't be around for all that many more years and his voice is as much a treasure as his words. I'm so glad I got to hear… Continue reading Les Murray, Stephen Edgar