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Unreliable Narratives now available for pre-order

My new poetry book Unreliable Narratives is being launched this year at the Newcastle Writers’ Festival, April 7th 1130-1245 in The Marquee, Wheeler Place Newcastle (NSW). It’s a (free) multi-book launch with amazing fellow-poets Sarah Crane, Jan Dean, Gabrielle Everall, … Continue reading

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Issue 4, March 2019

I’m very excited to have a new poem “Weed Garden” published in Issue 4 of Not Very Quiet. This issue, which explored ‘the performance of our gender’ was edited by Sandra Renew and Moya Pacey, guest edited by K A … Continue reading

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New interview at Wombell Rainbow

Paul Brookes over at The Wombwell Rainbow invited me to answer a few interview questions for his poets series.  He asked me about motivation, motivation, daily routines, work ethic, my favourite poets and lots other other things.  Check it out: 

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New book: High Wire Step

I’m very excited to report that I have a new book out! High Wire Step is now available from Flying Island Books as part of their phenomenal Australian Pocket Poets Series.  For more information, including samples and a very limited edition launch … Continue reading

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The Spirit of Nature 2018 Manly Art Gallery Poetry Alive Reading

On the 4th of November, I was one of 20 poets invited to read at Manly Art Gallery.  All of the poems responded to images from The Natural Collection, an exhibition of prints showing at the Manly Art Gallery from … Continue reading

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Poem published in Canberra Times

A new(ish) poem of mine, “Carbon Black”, was featured in The Canberra Times’ Panorama arts section  this weekend (November 10, 2018). Editor Lizz Murphy was kind enough to send me a copy.  Lizz does a brilliant editing job and I’ve … Continue reading

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To End All Wars

I’m delighted that a poem of mine has been published in a new anthology To End All Wars, published by Puncher & Wattmann and edited by Dael Allison, Anna Couani, Kit Kelen, and Les Wicks.  The book explores the centenary of Armistice, and … Continue reading

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Visual poem collaboration featured in poetry-film festival showcase

A collaboration titled “Decisiveness & Pleasure” which  I did with Annelyse Gelman for the Digital Writers Festival 2017 has been chosen as a Curator’s Choice and Showcase Feature in the Rabbit Heart Poetry Film Festival.  The film features vocals from Jason Grier, words … Continue reading

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Poem Highly Commended in Literary Nillumbik

My poem “Cartouche”, an ekphrasis based on the print ‘Frosty Night Cartouche’ by Jock Clutterbuck has been awarded ‘Open Highly Commended’ and published in the Literary Nillumbik Anthology of Writing 2018.  Of the poem, judge Helen Lucas said “The commended … Continue reading

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Plumwood Mountain, Vol 5, No 2

Plumwood Mountain hasn’t been operating for a long time, but it is fast becoming known as one of the most inspiring websites for eco-poetics in Australia.  This is primarily due to the quality of its publications, which includes the marvellous … Continue reading

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