Sam Hunt

Sam Hunt remains the most outstanding lyric writer in New Zealand verse. His first book of poems From Bottle Creek was published in 1969; his most recent book Salt River Songs was published in 2016. Sam was born in Castor Bay in 1946.

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Aug 22, 2018

The Wednesday Poem: 'The further you look' by Sam Hunt

All week this week we present new verse, to celebrate Phantom Billstickers National Poetry Day on Friday. Today's poet: Sam Hunt of Kaipara.

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Jul 20, 2018

The Friday Poem: 'Mum and Mary' by Sam Hunt

New verse by Kaipara poet Sam Hunt.

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Feb 23, 2018

The Friday Poem: 'Brothers' by Sam Hunt

New verse by Kaipara writer Sam Hunt.

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Nov 3, 2017

The Friday Poem: ‘Reminding me’ by Sam Hunt

New verse by Kaipara poet Sam Hunt.

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May 26, 2017
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Feb 3, 2017

The Friday poem: “So”, by Sam Hunt

New verse by Kaipara poet Sam Hunt.

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Jul 4, 2016
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Jan 29, 2016

The Friday poem – Voznesensky, by Sam Hunt

New verse by Kaipara poet Sam Hunt.

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Oct 24, 2015

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