Winner, Montana New Zealand Book Awards, 2003 (Poetry Section & Reader's Choice). Glenn Colquhoun'?s The Art of Walking Upright won the 2000 Montana NZ best first book award for poetry.
He has also published a children'?s book and An Explanation of Poetry to my Father, which sold over 1000 copies. This new collection of poems is based on Glenn'?s experiences as a doctor, a profession often described as,? or accused of. ?playing God?. Often funny, sometimes serious, always compassionate, the poems explore a range of medical experience as diverse and dramatic as life itself.
First published 2002.
Winner of Montana New Zealand Book Awards: Poetry Category 2003. Shortlisted for Montana New Zealand Book Awards: Montana Medal for Non-Fiction 2003.