Entry updated 26 October 2021. Tagged: Author.
(1964- ) Australian poet and author who began to publish work of genre interest as Helen Sargeant, beginning with "The Questing Knight" in Far Out 3 for 1986, but who is best known for the set of linked poems assembled as A Woman of Mars: The Poems of an Early Homesteader (coll 2011 chap), during which the narrator travels with her lover to Mars and settles there. Some of the imagery reflects, with measured nostalgia, Ray Bradbury's in The Martian Chronicles (coll of linked stories 1950). [JC]
born Melbourne, Victoria: 1964
- A Woman of Mars: The Poems of an Early Homesteader (Hornsea, East Yorkshire: PS Publishing/Stanza, 2011) [coll of linked poems: chap: hb/Bob Eggleton]
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