takahē 78 – Autumn 2013

t78smallEditorial: Brenda Allen

Guest Art: Bronwyn Taylor
Guest Fiction: Isa Moynihan
Guest Poetry: Bernadette Hall

Competitionstakahē 2013 Poetry Competition
takahē 2014 Cultural Studies Competition

Fiction:
Isa Moynihan – A Different Story
Patricia Bell – The Writer
Linda Hunter – Potholes
Nathan Bennett – Lost Cargo
Denise Matthews – Kumi
John Darkin – Ticking the Boxes
Grant Flint – Chemistry
Frieda Paz – A Half-Open Window at Midnight
Nod Ghosh – Bird Form
Laura Solomon – The Peckham Golem
Bill Greenslade – Abdulla
Lucy-Jane Walsh – When I Am Twenty

Poetry:
Bernadette Hall – Thirteen Poems
Ruth Arnison – The minister’s kid, On the Millennium Track
Michael Botur – Gangsta As
Natasha Dennerstein – Bruised
Catherine Fitchett – Palm Trees in a Hotel Garden, Song of a Moth
Laurice Gilbert – Creation Myth, How to live on the Earth
Terry Locke – The transfer, The snowman
Robert McLean – An Excerpt from “Great Tunnels of the World”
Janet Newman – Hammer, Podiatrist
Joanna Preston – The Dollhouse
Jeremy Roberts – Reflex, Clear Thinking Thru a Cafe Window
Bill Sutton – Wiremu, Kuripapango
Rowan Taigel – Wandering Soloist, Night Ocean
Jo Thorpe – Three Poems
Elizabeth Welsh – Water Buffalo, Soft-shelled crab on Fridays
Catherine Vidler – Three poems

Arts and Cultural Studies:
Cassandra Fusco – Perceptions of time and formative forces – the work of Bronwyn Taylor
Gun Caundle – Ross
Patricia Prime – Interview with Damien Wilkins

Reviews
New books from: James K. Baxter, Maureen Birchfield, Rosalie Carey, Leigh Davis, Mary Edmond-Paul, Fiona Farrell, Lyndon Fraser & Angela McCarthy, Alastair Grant, Jeffrey Paparoa Holman, Willow Macky, Kirsten McDougall, Robynanne Milford, Kirstine Moffat, Erik Olssen & Clyde Griffen, Joanna Orwin, Ron Palenski, Jenny Pattrick, Sugu Pillay, Vivienne Plumb, Rebecca Priestley, Vaughan Rapatahana, James Robb, Kerrin P. Sharpe, Laura Solomon, Jane Stafford & Mark Williams, Monica Taylor, Ray Waru, and Ashleigh Young.