Elly McDonald

Writer

Erratum (1981)

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He was just too expensive emotionally

I couldn’t afford him

A friend is expected to act like a friend

But a lover (I loved him)

behaves any way

He wants – I want

him, but not at any cost

Author: Elly McDonald

Art lover. Loves her family and companion animals. Worked in the Australian rock music industry as a journalist and published widely as a poet before moving to London and spending the better part of a decade in advertising agencies. Returned to Australia and briefly tried teaching, primarily teaching English to non-English speaking, newly-arrived refugees but also as a high school classroom teacher. Has travelled Western Europe, North Africa, Russia, Northern India, East Asia, coastal USA, some Pacific Islands, and Australia.

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