A Big “Bust” [poem by Edward Dyson]

[Editor: This poem by Edward Dyson was published in The Bulletin Reciter, 1901.] A Big “Bust.” The wildest bust I ever struck,” the lean old bushman said, “Was run up by a gentleman they christened Heavy Ned. “A s’perior sort o’ person — which they often is the worst — With Gehenner and the Tropics […]

The Silence of Mullock Creek [poem by Edward Dyson]

[Editor: This poem by Edward Dyson was published in The Bulletin Reciter, 1901.] The Silence of Mullock Creek. He was dubbed the Lisping Infant when he came to Mullock Creek ; Most confiding was his nature, and his manners they were meek ; He was fair and wore an eyeglass, and a Sunday suit for […]