Ancient Dream of Good Fortune

collage with photo of face with rays coming out of the head and the words
        			in a few moments curtains chatter the stones lay eggs shining jewels so much like
        			the earth

Caroline Reid is a poet, performer and art-maker who lives in Adelaide, Australia. Her debut collection of poetry SIARAD (ES-Press 2020) was awarded second prize in the Poetry Book Awards (UK) and her "Poem To My Mother That She Will Never Read" won the Mslexia Poetry Prize. She enjoys juxtaposing nostalgia with whiffs of humour and flights of fancy.

See more of Caroline's work in 12.1

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