from Issue #2: Poetry by Chris Oakey

7766187692_3bea8a109b_c

Photo (CC) John Fowler @ Flickr

Chris Oakey’s poems – ‘Revolution,’ ‘Heaven,’ ‘Counting Down From Zero’ and ‘Love Song’ – are presented as a PDF to preserve their unique formatting.

*

ABOUT THE POET

Chris Oakey studied Communications at UTS, taking honours in Modernist fragment poetry. He has recently completed a Masters degree in poetics, at the University of New South Wales, on William Carlos Williams, Hilda Doolittle, and their poetic epistemologies. He has published poetry in journals in Australia and overseas, most recently in the online journal Cordite and the inaugural issue of Contrappasso. His poetic obsessions are American modernists, Russian Futurists, and Australian poets of many stripes.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s