Graeme Lindsay, When Anzac Day Comes Around (100 Years From Gallipoli Poetry Project)
Published by Forty South Publishing Pty Ltd. Hobart. Tasmania.
ISBN: 978-0-9942527-0-8, Soft cover, 277 pages, colour photos at $40 plus $15 for postage and handling in Australia. Go to www.ozzywriters.com for an order form.
This book presents the poems of more than 200 Australian and New Zealand poets, selected by Graeme Lindsay to stimulate readers to consider the differing ideas about each nations’ commemoration of military conflicts and the emotions that arise from such events. The poetry is accompanied by more than 120 photographs of war memorials from across Australia and New Zealand.
My poem, Drowning In the Sunshine, about the sinking of the Montevideo Maru in 1942 is