Hone Tuwhare

Hone Tuwhare was a New Zealand poet noted for his thoughtful poetry. His best-known work is No Ordinary Sun. It was also his first. It helped to establish his repetition and was reprinted numerous times throughout his life and since. His collections include Short Back and Sideways: Poems & Prose and Shape-Shifter. 


‘Friend’ by Hone Tuwhare discusses a friendship that has fallen into ruin through the passage of years.