The Darling North



Anne’s poems have appeared in numerous anthologies, including:

The Auckland University Press Anthology of New Zealand Literature, edited by Jane Stafford and Mark Williams

The Best of Best New Zealand Poems, edited by Bill Manhire and Damien Wilkins

99 Ways Into New Zealand Poetry, edited by Paula Green and Harry Rickets

Twenty Contemporary New Zealand Poets: An Anthology, edited by Robyn Marsack and Andrew Johnston

Best New Zealand Poems


Anne’s stories have appeared in many anthologies, including:

Some Other Country, edited by Marion McLeod and Bill Manhire

‘Oh to be a writer, a real writer!’: Katherine Mansfield Short Story Award, 1959-1999, edited by Jane Tolerton and Joy Tonks.

The Picador Book of Contemporary New Zealand Fiction. Ed. Fergus Barrowman. London: Picador, 1996.

The Oxford Book of New Zealand Short Stories. Ed. Vincent O’Sullivan. Auckland: Oxford UP, 1992.

Goodbye to Romance: Stories by Australian and New Zealand Women, 1930s-1980s. Eds. Elizabeth Webby & Lydia Wevers. Sydney/Wellington: Allen & Unwin/Port Nicholson Press, 1989.

The Penguin Book of Contemporary New Zealand Short Stories. Ed. Susan Davis and Russell Hayley. Auckland: Penguin, 1989.


And in the following journals:

Cordite Poetry Review ‘NZ 6-Seater.’ 2013..

Metro Magazine, May 2012.

Landfall 222, November 2011.


Reviews (selected, online):

The Lifeguard by Ian Wedde in The Landfall Review Online

Fosterling by Emma Neale. The Landfall Review Online

‘Hawai`i Poetry: A Tour.’ Ka Mate Ka Ora: A New Zealand Journal of Poetry and Poetics. No. 3, 2007.