essa may ranapiri (Ngāti Wehi Wehi, Ngāti Takatāpui, Clan Gunn) is a poet from Kirikiriroa. Their book Ransack (VUP) has just been nominated for the Mary and Peter Biggs Award for Poetry. They will write until they're dead. And after that sing.
A diminutive book that thrums with power.
Poet essa may ranapiri says this review is one of the hardest things they've written.
A new poem by Kirikiriroa poet essa may ranapiri.
New verse by Kirikiriroa writer essa may ranapiri.