Murray Edmond

Murray Edmond is author of 13 books of poetry, Noh Business (Atelos Press, Berkeley, 2005) and editor of 3 anthologies, including Big Smoke: New Zealand Poems 1960-1975 (Auckland UP, 2000). Edmond edits the on-line journal Ka Mate Ka Ora: A New Zealand Journal of Poetry and Poetics. He is currently Associate Professor in Drama at the University of Auckland.

In the Purple Mists of Last Evening

in the city things were going well I knew I’d be home again soon standing outside my own front door listening for any sound inside – to see if anyone might be home, you see – but there never was …

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Conversation with My Uncle

the last time we spoke about it you told me how she had raised the glass high in the air and poured the beer all over his head now don’t try to tell me that wasn’t what you said or …

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