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‘Now reach across the dark’
		     — Roy Fisher

There is a certain way of talking
about light globes.
	I will write
a big poem
one day.

encounters reflection:
the window, the dusk,
bats flying out of
the mirror.

	The desire
to make it more
than it is.

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for this —

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Cameron Lowe lives in Geelong. Circle Work, his second book-length collection of poetry, was published by Puncher & Wattmann in 2013.

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