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Nicholas Messenger

Messenger was born in 1945, completed a degree at Auckland University, travelled extensively, and lived at various times in France, England and Japan. He has worked as a seaman, security guard, demolition worker and teacher, and currently runs a home-stay business in Hokitika. He won the Glover Poetry award in the 1970s and has had work published in numerous online magazines.

Schism in the animal republic

[ poetry - july 12 ]

Sparrows in the ditch

[ poetry - july 09 ]

Speaking with hands

[ poetry - november 08 ]

Apple wood

[ poetry - june 07 ]

Downpipe cat & Monkeys

[ poetry - february 07 ]