Lynn Jenner

Lynn Jenner 2010

Lynn Jenner’s first book Dear Sweet Harry (Auckland University Press, 2009), a mixed-genre work starring Harry Houdini, Mata Hari and Jenner’s grandfather, won the New Zealand Society of Authors prize for Best First Book of Poetry in 2010.

‘Thinking about waves’ contains excerpts from the manuscript of her forthcoming second book, Everyday Life in the Ancient World.


Thinking about waves

EssayFROM MY RESEARCH journal, August 2011: Our sea is made up of certain blues. Sometimes, just before the weather changes, our sea is so pale it fades into the sky. At these times, the sea is almost silent. Sometimes...

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