The 2012 Crystal Creek Meadows bush poety award judged at the Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival, has been won by Carl Leddy. Our theme for this years was 'why the past is important to remember'.
Thoughts in Roubaix past by Carl Leddy
and old things challenge the mind in determined, stirring ways;
we drift back in ease and comfort on thought’s infinite and swooping path,
as we view the present state,
of time’s relentless, searching purge of things once new.