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Almanac Poetry: ‘Fake Bacon’ – Tommy Mallet

The bush workers are famished, the cupboard is bare, the drink is talking as frustrations take over, and a dusty moth is oblivious to it all. Check out Tommy Mallet’s poem, ‘Fake Bacon’. [Warning: adult themes – Ed.]

Almanac Poetry: ‘The German’ – Tommy Mallet

The bush is home for many people, a place to get away from it all, while for some, it’s a place to hide away from society like ‘The German’ in Tommy Mallet’s poem.

Almanac Poetry: ‘Wine Belly’ – Tommy Mallet

‘Wine Belly’ is Tommy Mallet’s poem telling of the drunken peril staggering home late on a cold, still night, a time when the mind comes out to play.

Almanac Poetry: Annabelle – Tommy Mallet

Tommy Mallet, with a poem about Annabelle. And Tibbie. (Contains adult content – Ed)

Almanac Poetry: ‘Magpie versus Crow’ – Tommy Mallet

A battle for territory between magpies and crow is the topic of Tommy Mallet’s poem, ‘Magpie versus Crow’.

Almanac Poetry: ‘Get Up’ – Tommy Mallet

Tommy Mallet’s poem ‘Get Up’ is about the perils of working in the bush, especially falling branches.

Almanac Poetry: ‘Scales’ – Tommy Mallet

Tommy Mallet delights in the joys of the natural world after a day working in the bush.

Almanac Poetry: ‘So…’ – Tommy Mallet

A tram can be a wonderful place for the delights of overheard conversation as Tommy Mallet’s poem ‘So…’ illustrates.

Almanac Poetry: ‘Blue Wren’ – Tommy Mallet

The beauty of a blue wren singing is so perfect, pure and precise to Tommy Mallet’s ears as his poem clearly relates.

Almanac Poetry: ‘Woodcutting’ – Tommy Mallet

Working in the bush can be tough but a change of weather is welcome as Tommy Mallet’s poem ‘Woodcutting’ suggests.

Almanac Poetry: ‘Air and Blood’ – Tommy Mallet

It’s hard yakka working in the the bush as Tommy Mallet’s poem ‘Air and Blood’ suggests.

Almanac Poetry: ‘Only Planets Remain’ by Tommy Mallet

The latest offering from Tommy Mallet, ‘Only Planets Remain’, that moment before dawn and all its magic.

Almanac Poetry: ‘White Owl’ – Tommy Mallet

A wise old owl is the focus of Tommy Mallet’s poem, ‘White Owl’.

Almanac Poetry: ‘Dawns’ – Tommy Mallet

The magic of the awakening day is reflected in Tommy Mallet’s poem ‘Dawns’.

Almanac Poetry: ‘Gravel Bay’ – Tommy Mallet

There is nothing better than a dip in the ocean after a day’s work. Tommy Mallet’s poem ‘Gravel Bay’ reflects the serenity of this feeling.

Almanac Poetry: ‘The Falling Road’ – Tommy Mallet

Tommy Mallet has penned a wonderful heart-felt tribute to an old man in his poem ‘The Falling Road’.

Almanac Poetry: ‘Roots’ by Tommy Mallet

A man and his dog beautifully told by Tommy Mallett in his poem, ‘Roots’. [Welcome Tommy. Glad you’ve finally decided to publish your poems. – JTH]

Tom Wills Bibliography

Johnhenry Holmes has taken an interest in Tom Wills for many years. During this time he has compiled a bibliography of items relating to Tom Wills. Paddy Grindlay – who has been our W.K. Trewick Scholar (thanks in part to Chris Bracher’s generous donation) spent a recent week compiling it in this post. (Thanks Paddy). We hope to have another Tom Wills Dinner in the lead up to the forthcoming Ashes series.