Jim Thomas

Jim Thomas is a writer and poet. He has been published in Cordite Poetry Review, Meanjin Online and Voiceworks Magazine. He was shortlisted for the Deakin University Nonfiction Prize in 2019.

Light variations at the bomb museum

I heard the footsteps again, you know who it was. The fish tank inhabited by a strange artwork. There was nobody home to explain, we waited. I remember tampering with the core and the first stage of fission, a hollow …

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On the committee of vultures

The feeling on the island was that a god had come here to die. We met lesser angels wandering drunk through the hills, accusing passers-by of paying tax to many-tongued deserts, beasts muscled in shadow and serpents who chase their …

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