Poster produced by Phantom Billstickers
for NZ Poetry Day 2006
Poem (c) Janet Frame Literary Trust.
First published in THE GOOSE BATH (Random House New Zealand 2006)
Short and sweet! It's already a classic!
And it's wise relationship advice too.
I heard Bill Manhire yesterday on the Lynn Freeman arts show on Radio NZ saying that he has seen this poster on the walls of student flats.
More Tuesday Poems at Tuesday Poem Blog.