Title: Blue Hills 29

Author: Laurie Duggan

In: Sport 6: Autumn 1991

Publication details: Fergus Barrowman, April 1991, Wellington

Part of: Sport

Keywords: Verse Literature

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Sport 6: Autumn 1991

Blue Hills 29

Blue Hills 29

Midday shadows on a hillside:
terraced sheep tracks;

windbreaks deep below;
topiary masked by corrugated iron.

Scrub where the road spans a notch,
a watercourse dropping to the valley floor,

its strip development of petrol, beer and fast food.