Wednesday 10 October 2018
Bendigo, Dja Dja Wurrung Country

A South Australian band helmed by Sarah McLeod

rocked out at Tap House with the amp volume up loud.

When the guitarist threw his pick,

I dropped down and grabbed it so quick

I nearly headbutted someone else in the crowd.


Stereo Story #671

Michael Leach is an academic at Monash Rural Health, Bendigo. His poems reside in Rabbit, Cordite, Meniscus, Stereo Stories, the 2021 Hippocrates Prize Anthology, and elsewhere. Michael’s poetry collections include Chronicity (Melbourne Poets Union, 2020) and Natural Philosophies (Recent Work Press, forthcoming). He lives on unceded Dja Dja Wurrung Country.