'a jump through the meniscus'

McQueen, Cilla
October 2012
English in Aotearoa;Oct2012, Issue 78, p29
In this article, the author discusses about his poems which he wrote during his initials days. He mentions about the situation when he was walking with Ben, son of artist Marilynn Webb, beside the lake which was very silent and calm, undisturbed by wind. He also describes about the beautiful landscape and also describes the importance of nature in writing poems.


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