takahe 88 – December 2016

takahē 88 – December 2016

Editorial: Erin Harrington

Guest Art: Julia Holden
Guest Fiction: Nic Low
Guest Poetry: William Connor

Competitionstakahē 2016 Poetry Competition – Results and Judge’s Report
takahē 2017 Essay Competition

Fiction:
Nic Low – Diplomacy
Harvey Aughton – Chance
Laura Borrowdale – The Anchor
Stephen Coates – The Middleman
Michelle Elvy – Something Wild
Sue Kingham – Waterloo
A K Kulshreshth – Skin
Rupa Maitra – Matryoshka
Lorraine Marson – Flying
Joel Pearson – Rewriting Shakespeare
Kate Railton-Jacks – In the Far Paddock

Poetry:
William Connor – Four poems
James Ackhurst – Two poems
Marcel Currin – Two poems
Jane Frank – Cd48
Rata Gordon – Two poems
Evangeline Riddiford Graham – Three poems
Philip Gross – Two poems
Susan Howard – Doing Business with Death
Kevin Ireland – The street that was
Olivia Macassey – Two poems
S J Mannion – Two poems
Owen Marshall – Two poems
Caroline Masters – Two poems
Daniel Pain – Two poems
Chris Parsons – Meditation from Grey
Stuart A Paterson – Growing Pains
Chris Stewart – Three poems
Jillian Sullivan – My mother at the edge of town
Nicola Thorstensen – Two poems

Art and Essays:
Petrena Fishburn – Julia Holden: Performance Painting
Cas Rawlins – Rabbit Warren

Reviews
New books from: Rachel Barrowman, Hera Lindsay Bird, Diana Bridge, Catherine Chidgey, Lynley Edmeades, Peter Franks & Jim McAloon, Peter Gossage, Bernadette Hall, Michael Harlow, Ingrid Horrocks & Cherie Lacey, Roger Horrocks, Michael Jackson, Edward Jenner, Fiona Kidman, Paul Moon, Claire Orchard, Vincent O’Sullivan, David Parkyn, Kerrin P Sharpe, Peter Simpsonand Damien Wilkins.