Hapless Eliza [short story, 24 March 1832]

[Editor: This short story was published in the Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (Sydney, NSW), 24 March 1832.] Hapless Eliza. [For the Sydney Gazette]. About two years ago I was induced to visit Australia, with a view to find out or ascertain the fate of a hapless relative of mine, who was married, […]

[Her Dark Blue Eyes] [poem, 4 October 1832]

[Editor: A poem published in The Sydney Herald, 4 October 1832.] [Her Dark Blue Eyes] Original Poetry For the Sydney Herald, —— “Ne crede colori.” ———— Virg. Her dark blue eyes, now pouring forth A lustre on the air, Pierc’d as the meteor’s glaring fire, The tresses of her hair; And on her neck, there […]