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Originally published by Saccharine Poetry Press this is Chris Collins’ beautiful Hymn to Black Mountain.

Lean In is a poem by Narmadhaa reflecting on the rows of eucalyptus trees, between CalvaryHospital and the ANU, as seen along the Belconnen Way—Barry Drive busroute. It’s a wonderfully evocative poem. Click here to read Narmadhaa’s Lean In More of Narmadhaa’s work will be published here soon.

Amanda McLeod composed Beneath The Glass Dome, an evocative poem about about Canberra, after she moved here from Melbourne in late 2017. She’s the author of Animal Behaviour (Chaffinch Press, 2020) and the managing editor of Animal Heart Press, a small poetry press.