of the 25 poets whose work was chosen by last year’s editor, Bernadette Hall, for the on-line
anthology Best New Zealand Poems 2011. We welcome Hera Lindsay Bird, Zarah Butcher-
McGunnigle, Janis Freegard, Rob Hack, Dinah Hawken, Anna Jackson, Helen Lehndorf, Kate
McKinstry, Bill Manhire, Harvey Molloy, Marty Smith, Ranui Taiapa and Tim Upperton.