I’ve just finished reading the 2013 Newcastle Poetry Prize Anthology ”Now You Shall Know” to prepare myself to enter this years.
2013 was the 32nd consecutive year that the Newcastle Poetry Prize had run. 100 more words
Jumping to 2009, when stepping over seasons came out, I’m struck by big changes in length and theme. I think SOS spans the widest set of topics I’ve written on in a single collection (so far) and I realise, with a bit of sadness, that I haven’t come back to many of them in subsequent releases. 160 more words
Peony by Eileen Chong was launched by Martin Langford, at the Tilbury Hotel in Woolloomooloo on Sunday 30th March 2014
I first came across Eileen’s poetry when she submitted samples of it for the old Poets Union’s Young Poets’ Fellowships. 1,706 more words