Little gigs in funny places / Dec-Feb

Poet Megan J Riedl & Songstress Amie Brulee are taking their creative camaraderie all around Ballarat this Summer. In this series of six short outdoor concerts, they’ll sing great songs, read great poems, tell interesting tales, ask creative questions and have a whole lot of fun with you in some unconventional surroundings. Can you find … Continue reading Little gigs in funny places / Dec-Feb

Ballarat Writers Ekphrastic Writing Group / Tues June 28

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. This time we are taking in the Golden … Continue reading Ballarat Writers Ekphrastic Writing Group / Tues June 28

Big Women at BMI / Sat 13 March

I'll be back performing poetry as the Big Women theatre show by Ladderframe Theatre Collective is remounted at the Ballaarat Mechanics Institute. Tickets on sale now. Last Saturday I performed a half hour set for Ladderframe Theatre Collective at their Big Women show. I’ve never felt more comfortable and confident on stage doing spoken word. … Continue reading Big Women at BMI / Sat 13 March

Poem for Peace Forum / Fri 22 Jan

Let's Talk Peace Ballarat are hosting an online Peace Forum, during which I will be reading an original poem (or three) as a creative response to the UN Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons entering into force. Join us to honour personal and universal peace on 22 January 2021 from 1pm until 2pm. Held … Continue reading Poem for Peace Forum / Fri 22 Jan

Ladderframe Fire Relief Fundraiser / Sat 16 Jan

Brand new Ballarat theatre collective LadderFrame will be hosting its first fundraising gig to raise funds both for Fire Relief, and for the employment and future opportunity of local artists and creatives through LadderFrame initiatives.  Saturday 16 January 2021 6PM AEDTThe Mallow Hotel 18/22 Skipton St, Ballarat YES it is an in-person event! I'll be … Continue reading Ladderframe Fire Relief Fundraiser / Sat 16 Jan

Wordcraft Spoken Word feat. Megan Riedl / Thurs 14 Jan

I'm very proud to have been invited to feature at the second ever Wordcraft Spoken Word event, hosted by reigning Australian Poetry Slam champion Ren Alessandra. Open mic spots are available, sign sign up at the start of the Zoom call.Even if you can't make it, it'd be great if you could consider buying a … Continue reading Wordcraft Spoken Word feat. Megan Riedl / Thurs 14 Jan

MotherTongue GUSHFEST / Fri 11 Dec

I'm honoured to have been invited to do a mini-feature at Mother Tongue's final event for 2020. Mother Tongue - Women Speak presentsMother Tongue GUSHFEST OnlineFriday 11th December 7.30pm, Online via Zoom. After a wild year of 2020, Mother Tongue as an organization wants to celebrate and honour our awesome community. Join us to celebrate … Continue reading MotherTongue GUSHFEST / Fri 11 Dec

Australian Poetry Slam Heat / Fri 23 Oct

This year, I'm competing once again in the Australian Poetry Slam. I'll be performing a poem in the Victorian heat hosted by Mother Tongue - Women Speak. Two finalists will go through to compete for the Victorian Champion and then two more go on to represent the state in the National Finals! The heat is … Continue reading Australian Poetry Slam Heat / Fri 23 Oct