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John Holland

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Born
Australia
Member Since
August 2014


John Holland grew up in outback Australia. Living on cattle stations his father Jack Holland managed in Queensland, the Northern Territory and the Kimberley.

He has been a stockman, miner, road worker, speech writer/media officer for a Queensland state member of parliament and a newspaper columnist.

John now lives in Townsville, tropical North Queensland and writes full time.

Check out his website: http://poetrysansfrontieres.weebly.com/

His writing credits include:

FICTION:

Mark Taggart and the Circle of Stones (with co-author Nicci Carrera).

Old Year's Day (Louisa Publishing Australia)

Heartland (Louisa Publishing Australia)

Somewhere far from Iris
Bitter Bread
The Light at the Bottom of the Garden
Left of the Rising Sun


POETRY:

Dry Bones (Stonesthrow
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John Holland Sometimes you just have to force some words down on paper and hope the muse decides to join you.
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Old Year's Day

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Left of the Rising Sun

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Under the Dog Star

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