Category Archives: Publication news

Saying goodbye to the mother poems (Regarding two poems in foam:e)

I have two poems in the wonderfully long-running Australian web journal foam:e this month: Rooms Pants! Notes towards a musical This is nearly the end of my oeuvre of poems about my estranged mother. I’ve never spoken publicly about them aside from the bare announcement of publication. Realising I’d almost published them all now – […]

New fiction: ‘Damboon’ in Verity La, 7 March 2017

Hey-hey, a story about some sad/mad lesbians on a roadtrip in country Victoria, by me – available for free online in Verity La: ‘Damboon’, Verity La, 7 March 2017 This is the first of many sad/mad lesbian stories. I am really over coming out stories. I am all about the ‘all girlfriends break up with […]

New fiction: ‘Hector Fucking Katros’ in Tincture Journal 16 (Summer 2016)

Sleeping with your students was outrageous. Luckily this did not at all reduce Melanie’s enjoyment of his doing it with her. – ‘Hector Fucking Katros’, Tincture Journal 16 (Summer 2016) I haven’t published any fiction in a couple of years and am really excited to announce a long short story (11,000 words!), ‘Hector Fucking Katros’, […]

Poems: Age of Reason; Highway, Shepparton; Found Photo

Hooray, three poems appear in the ever-lovely Eureka Street: ‘Age of reason’ ‘Highway, Shepparton’ ‘Found photo’ Find them at ‘War-room of a child’s mind’, Eureka Street, 20 June 2016.

Poem: Pulled Teeth, Age 36

Have a poem in this @islandmagtas called ‘Pulled teeth, age 36’ about my weird fang holes from braces treatment. 🙂 Hadn’t seen Island’s latest redesign in person before – it’s so matte and sexy and magaziney! A photo posted by Belinda (@thebelrog) on Jun 2, 2016 at 8:46pm PDT New poem in Island: ‘Pulled teeth, […]

Poem: Men

A poem, ‘Men’, appears on The London Magazine website: ‘Men’, The London Magazine website, 23 May 2016 Down with men!! The title should be read slightly overloud with a scoff. 😀

Poems: Lust, Siren, Letters home

I’m featured poet in Orbis #173 – poems ‘Lust’, ‘Siren’ and ‘Letters home’ appear.:) Here’s ‘Letters home’, which appears in Orbis 173 in which I’m featured poet. 🙂 Link to buy: A photo posted by Belinda (@thebelrog) on Feb 9, 2016 at 10:49pm PST Hey hey it's Orbis issue 173 in which I'm feature […]

Poem: Evening

Hooray, I have a poem in the latest Westerly: ‘Evening’, Westerly, 60:2(November 2015)

‘The loved body’ runner-up in the Ada Cambridge Poetry Prize 2015

Huzzah, my poem ‘The loved body’ came runner-up in the Williamstown Literary Festival’s Ada Cambridge Poetry Prize 2015 – it can be read in the anthology for the prize.

Poem: On waking with the pain

Delighted to announce another poem in Cordite Poetry Review: On waking with the pain, Cordite Poetry Review, 1 May 2015