Murray Alfredson is a prize winning poet with one Pushcart nomination. He has worked as a librarian, lecturer and in Buddhist chaplaincy. He has published essays and poems in journals and anthologies Australia, UK and USA, and a collection: ‘Nectar and light’, in Friendly Street new poets, 12, Adelaide, Friendly Street Poets and Wakefield Press, 2007. He lives on the Fleurieu Peninsula in South Australia.