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Keep socialist blog En Passant going - donate now
If you want to keep a blog that makes the arguments every day against the ravages of capitalism going and keeps alive the flame of democracy and community, make a donation to help cover my costs. And of course keep reading the blog. To donate click here. Keep socialist blog En Passant going. More... (4)

Sprouting sh*t for almost nothing
You can prove my 2 ex-comrades wrong by donating to my blog En Passant at BSB: 062914 Account: 1067 5257, the Commonwealth Bank in Tuggeranong, ACT. More... (12)

My interview Razor Sharp 18 February
Me interviewed by Sharon Firebrace on Razor Sharp on Tuesday 18 February. http://sharonfirebrace.files.wordpress.com/2014/02/18-2-14-john-passant-aust-national-university-g20-meeting-age-of-enttilement-engineers-attack-of-austerity-hardship-on-civilians.mp3 (0)

My interview Razor Sharp 11 February 2014
Me interviewed by Sharon Firebrace on Razor Sharp this morning. The Royal Commission, car industry and age of entitlement get a lot of the coverage. http://sharonfirebrace.com/2014/02/11/john-passant-aust-national-university-canberra-2/ (0)

Razor Sharp 4 February 2014
Me on 4 February 2014 on Razor Sharp with Sharon Firebrace. http://sharonfirebrace.files.wordpress.com/2014/02/4-2-14-john-passant-aust-national-university-canberra-end-of-the-age-of-entitlement-for-the-needy-but-pandering-to-the-lusts-of-the-greedy.mp3 (0)

Time for a House Un-Australian Activities Committee?
Tony Abbott thinks the Australian Broadcasting Corporation is Un-Australian. I am looking forward to his government setting up the House Un-Australian Activities Committee. (1)

Make Gina Rinehart work for her dole
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Sick kids and paying upfront

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Save Medicare

Demonstrate in defence of Medicare at Sydney Town Hall 1 pm Saturday 4 January (0)

Me on Razor Sharp this morning
Me interviewed by Sharon Firebrace this morning for Razor Sharp. It happens every Tuesday. http://sharonfirebrace.com/2013/12/03/john-passant-australian-national-university-8/ (0)

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Archive for 'Songs for the band unformed'

Forthcoming interview about my book of poetry

Barbie Robinson interviewed me about my book of poetry, Songs for the Band Unformed. It will be played on WriteOn on ArtSound this Wednesday 10 May between 3.30 and 4 pm. You can listen online to it here then.

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ANU student newspaper review of my poetry book Songs for the Band Unformed

VICTORIA FAY in the Australian National University student newspaper Woroni reviews my book, Songs for the Band Unformed.. She says, among other things: Songs for the Band Unformed reflects a broad scope of modern Australian life, exploring the personal, the political, and often tying the two together with a dark sense of humour. Passant, with his inviting poetic style, has successfully produced a collection that can appeal to even those, like me, with an ingrained apprehension towards poetry.

Woroni Review of my book of poetry Songs for the Band Unformed

Songs for the Band Unformed reflects a broad scope of modern Australian life, exploring the personal, the political, and often tying the two together with a dark sense of humour. Passant, with his inviting poetic style, has successfully produced a collection that can appeal to even those, like me, with an ingrained apprehension towards poetry.

John Passant the poet-warrior

This is the first time we have ever read John Passant’s poetry and we found it to be such a unique experience, one that projects the reader into a world where truth isn’t always cordial and endings don’t always conclude with a happily ever after. So if you are weary of the “politically correct” lies and promises oversaturating society…this book is for you!

So you sleep quiet, unaware

This is a first take of my poem/song So you sleep quiet, unaware, by The Awesome, with the music by Mili Cifali, who is also singing. Rough Diamond lounge room sessions.

My book sales

    Just got a royalty statement from my publisher Ginninderra Press. 201 copies (including those to me for onsale) sold since my book of poetry, Songs for the Band Unformed, was published in September 2016. Pretty exciting. I have only a few copies left and with the launch in Canberra in April and a […]

My recently released book of poetry available through Independent Australia

John Passant has just released his first book of poetry, Songs for the Band Unformed (Ginninderra Press 2016). The poems are a mix of the personal and the political. A signed copy costs $21.95 and can be purchased via the Independent Australia online shop here.

Paid poetical ad

Warning! This is a paid poetical ad. If anyone wants a signed copy of my first recently published book of poetry, Songs for the Band Unformed, published a month ago, personal message me on Facebook for details or email me at en.passant@bigpond.com

Signed copies of my book of poetry Songs for the band unformed available

Signed copies of my first book of poetry, Songs for the Band Unformed, are available now. To find out about purchase details personal message me on Facebook so the whole world doesn’t see our details.