Joan Fleming is:

a) a writer
b) a teacher
c) a Buddhist
d) a nice person
e) all of the above

Joan's first book of poems, The Same as Yes, will be published by Victoria University Press in November.

Joan's poetry online:

Best New Zealand Poems
The Lumiere Reader
Turbine 10
Turbine 09
Turbine 08
Snorkel #11
Snorkel #9
Blackmail Press

The title of this blog adapts a line from a poem by Wallace Stevens.

All photographs and text are the creation of Joan, unless otherwise stated.