The poem starts at about 23:40. Read along here.
Jackson’s 2020 poetry publications
The Poetry Archive:
Pause Breathe Listen Act (performance video)
Letters to our Home: Creative Reflections on the Climate Crisis (print book), Follow That Cat Publications:
Pause Breathe Listen Act
Democratic Poetic: Poetry Matters Issue 40, Green Tree Publishing:
The Hokusai tree
Creatrix Anthology 3 (print book), WA Poets Publishing:
The dust-encrusted crush
Writ Poetry Review 4:
In early Djilba
The mammogram machine
The priority seat
Shrunken and small
PPC COVID Drum 4, Perth Poetry Club:
PPC COVID Drum 13, Perth Poetry Club:
Jackson’s poetry and prose publications during 2017, 2018 and 2019.
2019. A coat of ashes (poetry collection). Recent Work Press, Canberra, Australia.
2019. The emptied bridge (poetry collection). Mulla Mulla Press, Perth, Australia.
2017. Daoism and the poetry of Randolph Stow, Judith Wright and Ursula K. Le Guin (essay). The High Window 8.
2018. A coat of ashes: A collection of poems, incorporating a metafictional narrative – and – Poetry, Daoism, physics and systems theory: a poetics: A set of critical essays (doctoral thesis). Edith Cowan University.
2017 poetry publications
“A dao of poetry? Non-intentional composition, emergence and intertextuality” (peer-reviewed paper) in The Authorised Theft Papers, the Australasian Association of Writing Programs’ 2016 conference proceedings:
A coat of ashes
A failed poem
between the bones of my temples
The fundamental forces dream
The thing U2
What is Tao?
Creatrix 38, WA Poets Inc, Perth:
The dappled shallows
Creatrix Anthology 2, WA Poets Inc, Perth:
The secret slip
Meniscus, volume 5, issue 1, June 2017
The High Window 8:
One, two, three
Fremantle Press Anthology of Western Australian Poetry:
am I not?
suck faint amity
2018 poetry publications
The Canberra Times, 30 June:
Returning to the root
2019 poetry publications
Live Canon 2019 Anthology (50 poems longlisted in international competition), UK:
Home is where it gets dark
Locus (anthology), Out of the Asylum Writers Group (OOTA), Fremantle, Western Australia:
Gratitude at auckland airport
Recoil 10: Ten years of Perth Poetry Club, Mulla Mulla Press:
Poetry d’Amour 2019 (anthology), WA Poets Inc, Perth:
Ros Spencer Poetry Prize, first prize winner published online, WA Poets Inc, Perth:
Split and shaped
Brushstrokes (Ros Spencer Poetry Prize Anthology), WA Poets Inc, Perth:
At the University Library
Split and shaped