Gareth Jenkins

Gareth Jenkins is a poet, artist and researcher. He curates public programs across the nine inner city Sydney libraries. Previous creative work has appeared in Cordite Poetry Review, Rattapallax, The Drunken Boat, Rabbit Poetry Journal, Mascara Literary Review, Tincture Journal, The Last Vispo anthology and VLAK: Contemporary Poetics and the Arts.

The everywhere anywhere

It’s about a bath in an old factory beside a marina on the outskirts of the everywhere anywhere. It’s about a concrete underpass and the torque of a small engine. It’s about the right eye and a radical-pair reunion. Electromagnetic …

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There’ll Always Be Music

On our first date she gets fired for selling me half price drinks. She throws the beer in her boss’ face and walks. ‘How am I going to pay my rent? I don’t care anyway he’s lucky I didn’t knife …

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Time Machines

1. In the aching light. I stand for a long time thinking how small your hand. 2. Of another I had held at some previous time, though it was nothing I could put my tongue to. 3. My personality at …

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Recipes for the Disaster

[audio:|titles=Recipes for the Disaster – Gareth Jenkins] Recipes for the Disaster (17:35) Written and produced by Gareth Jenkins

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Owen is my gunkMother. I'm his baby. By the end I always feel dead.

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A Void in the Windscreaming

I mean: It is the impact of speaking to you again, now you are dead.

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