Constant Departure

Benjamin Homewood

Deakin University



To sway —

Lens-filled loving;

Shows no haste —

Dialogue hold;

To search-light —

Breaking day;

Where once the night —

Away, whence;

To mute —

Unfashioned scape;

Inviting fuse


Benjamin Homewood is 21 years old. He completed my VCE studies at Billanook College and is currently undertaking a Bachelor of Arts degree (majoring in Literature and Philosophy) at Deakin University, Burwood Campus. He particularly enjoys creative writing, and is also an avid reader.

Image by Kathryn Rowan, Deakin University