Eugene Grace

Eugene Grace has been a member of the Whanake Rangataua, a Māori martial arts group based in Wellington, which has provided opportunities for Māori street kids. He was in his teens when he wrote this poem

Biographical sources

  • Taylor, Apirana. "Introduction." Landfall 41.4 (1987): 411.


  • "One Saturday Morning." Landfall 41.4 (1987): 424.
  • The speaker recalls a day of smoking dope with his friends and the curious sensation of losing a week in his life.