Louise has produced an extensive collection of poetry works with publications in journals, magazines and other media including the Australian Poetry Collaboration, Free XpresSion, Looking Backwards, Looking Forwards Anthology and The Western Review. Her poetry has featured in literature competitions such as It’s Rhyme for a Change and the Coolum and Interstate Writers Association. A compilation of her early poetry was published by Free XpresSion in 2004. Copies of this book, entitled Can You Hold the Sun?, are available for purchase on request to the writer. The title poem of the anthology is printed below.