Wednesday, 20 April 2011

Portrait of the Artist

In this recent New York Times review of Les Murray's latest book, the writer says, ' wants, retrospectively, to reach out and comfort the boy he once was.' I've kept for ages a picture of Murray when he was a small boy. I think it evokes exactly the same response:


  1. I still have a photograph of my ex-husband as a 5 year old. He was so adorable back then....

  2. Like puppies, if only they would stay cute and adorable.

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    1. He is such an astonishingly great poet.