Review: Collected and New Poems by William Oxley
PUBLISHED: 10:25 01 July 2014
Collected and New Poems by William Oxley brings together a varied selection of the local poet’s greatest works.
Oxley is inspired by his travels, and takes particular influence from people he has met along the way, new ideas introdcued by other cultures, and interesting places. His unique blend of philosophy and poetry creates a sense of wonder, which often contrasts with blunt questions and statements. As you read each poem, it becomes clear that this collection speaks volumes of Oxley’s close personal experiences. These experiences invite the reader into the poets mind and makes you think more deeply about the world around you.