Inge Meldgaard

The Hopeful Heart

Born in Denmark in 1953, I migrated to Australia with my family in 1957. After spending my school years in Yallourn, I moved to Melbourne in 1970 to attend Monash University. Having graduated with a science degree in 1975, I worked in various fields, such as youth work, teaching, politics (with a s…






Clouds obscure the moon,
Days of sunshine seem so few;
A bright dawn awaits.

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