Join me for a writing session with a difference – let visual art inspire your words in Ballarat Writers new ekphrastic writing group! Meet at the given time and place, bring your own favourite (and most portable) writing implements and be ready to respond to the art.Continue reading “Ballarat Writers Ekphrastic Writing Group / Tues June 28”
As part of the Emerging Writers Festival, Littlefoot & Co are taking their Spoken Word Night online. It is a safe space for all types of creative expression, whether it be poetry, music, comedy, storytelling or anything else. First time performers are all always encouraged.
The feature will be Nyarath Gatkuoth!
Mother Tongue is an intimate, warm and cozy night of Women’s Spoken Word (poetry, stories, songs, etc). It is a space to sit back and listen, receive, as well as step up to your ultimate awesomeness and share a piece yourself via the open mic.Continue reading “Mother Tongue Online 10 feat. Stephanie Dogfoot / Fri June 11”
Lockdown number 4 for Victoria and I’m breathing new life into my Pandemic Poetry series, out of necessity more than anything else. It was always a series that was born out of catharsis and this lockdown has hit me particularly hard. Thank goodness for poetry.Continue reading “Pandemic Poem #49 / Just Mum”
I liked this prompt from The Dirty Thirty challenge but it took me a few days to write the poem. The prompt was to write an uplifting piece to your younger self.Continue reading “Dirty Thirty Day 25 / You But Me”
It’s been a while since one of The Dirty Thirty prompts really clicked with me. This one was obvious – the zombie apocalypse is parenting in the school holidays of course.Continue reading “Dirty Thirty Day 23 / Zombified”
A cheesy love poem from the prompts provided every day of April over at The Dirty Thirty on Facebook.Continue reading “Dirty Thirty Day 6 / You Delicious Bitch”