Peter Skrzynecki

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Peter Skrzynecki is an award-winning author of twenty books of poetry and prose.

He is an adjunct associate professor at Western Sydney University.


My mother disliked the sea

PoetryMy mother disliked the sea after we arrived in Australia. She would say, ‘Four weeks on a ship. Waves. Waves. That’s all it was... And the horizon never getting closer.’ Once, going on a picnic with friends to Shellharbour she sat with her back to the...

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