Dja Dja Wurrung Country (Bendigo, Australia) /Academic & Poet

Michael Leach is an Australian academic and poet. Michael’s poems reside in outlets such as Pangyrus and in his debut poetry collection, Chronicity (MPU, 2020).


During this pandemic,
I’ve been recurrently dreaming
of people
from my recent past—
my late mother,
an ex-partner,
an ensemble of others—
all together with me
on a bus
destined for the beach.

© Neptune and Manisha Anjali

© Neptune and Manisha Anjali