takahē 82 – August 2014

t84smallEditorial: Siobhan Harvey

Guest Art: Tjalling de Vries
Guest Fiction: Michael Botur
Guest Poetry: Harvey Molloy

Competitionstakahē 2014 Poetry Competition
takahē 2014 Short Story Competition – Judge’s Report

Fiction:
Michael Botur – Kidney Thief
Holly Blair – Sister Charity
Tiara Lowndes – Step 1
Nod Ghosh – Assimilation
Stephen Bayliss – The Weekend at Carson’s Folly
Laura Borrowdale – The Slinky
Anahera Gildea – The Thief
James O’Sullivan – Urbane
Janet Newman – Bear Hunting
Vaughan Rapatahana – Celebration
Robert Metcalf – All that Glitters
Paul Moore – The Disappeared

Poetry:
Harvey Molloy – Eight Poems
Jenny Powell – Portrait of a Plait, Gestural Anatomy
Elizabeth McRae – For my Daughter on her Fiftieth Birthday, Shark Attack
L.E.Scott – Green Fingers, Self Destination
Jeremy Roberts – I went to a party with a plate of olives on Saturday night & nobody was there
Robynanne Milford – Mt Aspiring (Tititea), Mountains Make Monstrous Mothers
Lucinda Staniland – ‘If I was going to push you over the edge’
Alistair Paterson – Messengers, The valley of the kings
Helen Yong – Three poems
Damian Love – Takahe
Jeni Curtis – Three poems
Gail Ingram – Inflation, A Lesson in the Theory of Everything
Jane Simpson – Korean Englishee, A Splash of scarf
John Howell – In the woods
Viv Smith – Salt, Pepper

Cultural Studies:
Michelle Elvy – Cross-legged
Felicity Milburn – LIAR LIAR: Recent Paintings by Tjalling de Vries
Fred Heap – Picking Dandelions
Dawn Marshall – The Young People’s Club
Wayne Martin – A Trail of Smoke

Reviews
New books from: Lorna Staveley Anker, Kerry Donovan Brown, Janis Freegard, Leonard Lambert, Tina Makereti, Owen Marshall, Annabel Taylor & Marie Connolly, and Latika Vasil.