Author(s): Peter Bland
DoP - April 2008 80pp Peter Bland's seventh collection of poems. In this new collection his use of the dramatic monologue and his mastery of everyday speech show him to be as moving, humorous and insightful as ever.
For over 50 years Peter Bland's poetry has been a consistently recognisable presence on the New Zealand literary scene. His exploration of belonging and the mysteries of time and place have been celebrated in an increasingly flexible voice.