Lighten Up Online

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Damian Balassone’s poems have appeared in a variety of Australian and international publications and have been broadcast on ABC Radio. His second collection of poetry, Daniel Yammacoona was recently published by Ginninderra Press. Find him at:

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John Beaton is a retired actuary who was raised in Scotland and lives on Vancouver Island, Canada. He was moderator of The Deep End workshop at Eratosphere for several years. His poetry has appeared widely online and in publications as diverse as Able Muse and Gray's Sporting Journal. He is a regular spoken word performer, both solo and with the band Celtic Chaos


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