Anne Kennedy

Anne Kennedy writes fiction and poetry. The Darling North and Sing-song (Auckland UP) both won the New Zealand national book award for poetry. Her most recent novel, The Last Days of the National Costume, appeared from Allen & Unwin in 2013. Kennedy has worked as a screenwriter (The Monkey’s Mask) and script editor. She teaches fiction and screenwriting at Manukau Institute of Technology and is a editor of Manukau's arts journal, Ika.

The Black Drop

Suddenly they’re churning away from the misty sounds in the little barque, drying books jawed-up with specimens such as the tough leaf of a cabbage tree Joseph Banks and Dr Solander classified according to Linneaus’ look book and named Coryline …

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Flood Monologue

You never discussed the stream and no doubt the stream didn’t want your discourse (its own merry way) but now that you live by the stream a mosquito has come up the bank and bitten you, and the stream is …

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