Poetry allows me to bare a portion of my heart and soul to you, the reader, and my only hope is that you enjoy what you read and are touched by it in some way.
These tiny polished gems reveal a keen sense of wonder. They capture the essence of haiku in a way very few English language versions do.
'This a stunning late debut, a memorable cache of poems of mature, quiet and numinous power that has waited a lifetime to be written.' - Kim Cheng Boey
This third collection by Jack Oats pokes fun, casts doubts, evokes anger, brings tears, celebrates Australia’s natural and cultural heritage, shares hope, shows gratitude, gives love.