Poem: ‘The deep water: On rape’, Montreal International Poetry Prize Long List Anthology, 2013

Poem: ‘The deep water: On rape’ appears in Montreal International Poetry Prize Long List Anthology 2013.

Join the bookclub for Amanda Lohrey Selects ebook long stories, persecute me, and win!

My story ‘The Road North From Toodleton’ is coming out soon as an e-single in Spineless Wonders’ Amanda Lohrey Selects series.

Join the facebook bookclub for this series for chances to get free copies of the stories. First live discussion event is 8 August 2013. Also you can persecute me when my story is up for discussion in a wee while…

Poems: Mueller River estuary; I am driving with my father

Two poems appear in Eureka Street, 15 July 2013:

Poem: ‘Poem of a new driver’, Meanjin, June 2013

Another new poem:

‘Poem of a new driver’, Meanjin, 72:2(2013)

It may also be posted on their website at some stage – we shall see!

Poem: ‘Gestalt with seagulls’, Cordite Poetry Review, 1 June 2013

Yay! Cordite new issue is out, with my poem:

Gestalt with seagulls’, Cordite Poetry Review, 1 June 2013

Photos from Sleepers Almanac 8 launch, 7 March 2013

Thanks to Julie Koh for some lovely pics of the launch. It was a great crowd!

Reading from ‘Statement of claims on behalf of my father’ at Sleepers Almanac 8 launch, Thurs 7 Mar 2013

I will be giving my best attempt at a dramatic-squirrel reading of a piece called ‘Statement of Claims on Behalf of My Father’ at the launch of Sleepers Almanac 8 on Thursday 7 March, 6pm at Bella Union bar, Level 1, Victorian Trades Hall Cnr Victoria & Lygon Sts, Carlton. More event details.

‘The family silver, 1999’ (poem), Famous Reporter 44 (2012)

Proud and a bit sad to report I have a poem, ‘The family silver, 1999’ in Famous Reporter 44 (2012), which will be the last ever issue of that journal.

‘The note from God’ (poem), Best Australian Poems 2012

So here is one that made me scream a little bit in the street when I heard about it.

‘The note from God’ (poem) appears in Best Australian Poems 2012, ed. John Tranter, from Black Inc.

‘Family photos’ (poem), Westerly, Nov 2012

Another new publication. Whee!

‘Family photos’ (poem) appears in Westerly 57:2(2012).