Fracking (Graham Akhurst)
Posted on October 28, 2015 by Verity La in Black Wallaby (Ngana Banggarai): Emerging Indigenous Writers' Project
(edited by Phillip Hall) lured
by haunted white space
I fill the page with egret bloom with flame tree impart wisdom in lake's reflection nature's metaphor conjures beauty for a time until hallowed images fade like birdsong on wind
Graham Akhurst studied for a Bachelor of Creative Arts in writing at the University of Queensland and is currently doing his honours. Prior to this he completed an Advanced Diploma of Performing Arts from the Aboriginal Centre for the Performing Arts where he studied music, and wrote and co-created several performances that were held at QPAC. Graham has been published several times for fiction and poetry. Graham is of Aboriginal descent and hails from the Kokomini tribe in Northern Queensland. He resides in Brisbane.