About me


When I was a boy, I was often
upbraided for living in a "dream
world" — an ideal place of abode,
I would have thought, for any
child. For all sorts of things,
including poems, begin with
dreams. Most of the pieces here
have already been published
in various literary magazines.

Alan Ireland
PO Box 2052
Palmerston North 4440
New Zealand
Calligraphy