The Model: Selected Writings of Kenneth Seaforth McKenzie

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  • ISBN-13: 9781876268343
  • Publisher: UWA Publishing
  • Publication date: 9/25/2000
  • Pages: 237

Table of Contents

Preface vii
Acknowledgments ix
Biographical background 1
Introduction to the selected prose and poetry 13
Editorial notes 42
Slow to the dark edge... 44
I have three people 45
How full Kate is... 49
What have I done?... 50
A fairy tale 51
My child, blown fine as dust... 54
The children go 55
Two trinities 57
Extracts from 'The River' 59
Extract from The Young Desire It 69
Extract from Chosen People 82
Letters to the West 90
Extract from The Refuge 97
The afternoon... 106
You do not hear... 107
The kiss 108
She looks into the window's glassy light... 109
The golden petal... 110
Figure of a stooping woman 111
Extracts from Dead Men Rising 112
Sick men sleeping 119
Night duty 120
The Old Adam 122
At 81, when he was old... 127
An old inmate 128
Maiden's Hill 131
In the black night... 152
The moonlit doorway 153
June night 157
In this pain-enchanted place... 158
Constancy 159
Autumn 160
Laughter at night 161
Norman's place 162
The model 163
Genesis 207
The gully 208
Caesura 210
Extracts from 'Frontispiece' 211
All men are capable... 232
Bibliography 233
Copyright permissions 236
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