Known for collections such as for example With Fires about Every Horizon and Salt Flung in to the Sky, this haiku poet received several honors, like the Australian Publication Review’s Poetry Prize as well as the Australian government’s Centenary Medal. After their studies at the College or university of Queensland, he spent a lot more than a decade teaching at universities in rural Australia. His debut poetry publication, Chameleon: Triprych 1-33, was released in 1982. He trained poetry composing classes in the Queensland College or university of Technology. He was created and elevated in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. He and Les Murray both became prominent Australian poets.