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Poetry inspired by the Melbourne Estonian community

Poetry by Tracie Lark

Australian born poet, now teaching in New Zealand.

2 New Poems by Michael J Leach

Michael's debut collection will be published in late 2020 by Melbourne Poets Union.

New Poetry by Adèle Ogiér Jones

Author of 'Kosovo poems of Beyond the Blackbird Field'

4 Poems by Jane Frank

Joint winner of the Queensland Poetry Festival Philip Bacon Ekphrasis Award in 2019

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Poet, novelist and lecturer, Tony DeLorger

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Fotoula Reynolds second book, Silhouettes, was published in 2019.

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professor of theoretical physics, Anna Lind

New Poetry by Linda Collins

Linda Collins was shortlisted for the Hachette Australia Trans-Tasman mentorship (2018) and long-listed for New Zealand's national flash fiction award the same year.

3 poems by Robert Verdon

Robert Verdon, a prize winner in the 2012 W.B. Yeats Poetry Prize.

New poetry by James Walton

The author of The Leviathan's Apprentice 2015, Walking Through Fences 2018, and Unstill Mosaics 2019.

2 Poems by Warren Paul Glover

WE WAVED GOODBYE TO VENICE(AND OTHER PLACES TOO) We waved goodbye to Venice, as she slipped under the waves, a thousand plus years of history,...

New Poetry by Gareth Jenkins

Gareth Jenkins full length collection of poetry, Recipes for the Disaster, was published in 2019 by Five Islands Press.

2 Poems by Gayelene Carbis

MPU International Poetry Prize; Meniscus Best Small Fiction; Fish Memoir Prize; Fish Short Story Prize

Sarah Jane Justice 2 Poems

Emerging Poet, Sarah Jane Justice

New poetry by Julia Kaylock

Co-Editor of Messages from the Embers, Julia Kaylock

Featured Poet, Nicola Harrison

Nicola Harrison is the critically acclaimed author of: The Wordsmith’s Guide.

Lesley Burt, Poet.

Dorset poet, Lesley Burt

Leonie Charlton, New Poetry

Leonie Charlton’s travel memoir will be published by Sandstone Press in 2020.

2 New poems from Deirdre McKernan Crosby

Greystones poet, Deirdre McKernan Crosby

Featured Poet Anne Tannam

Poet and writing coach Anne Tannam

2 new poems by Chris Hardy

Roger McGough said ‘Chris consistently hits the right note’

2 poems by Attracta Fahy

Attracta Fahy was the October winner in Irish Times; New Irish Writing 2019.

New poetry by Jean Taylor

Jean Taylor’s pamphlet 'Deliberate Sunlight' was published by Black Agnes Press in 2019.

3 Poems by Özgecan Kesici

Rebellion You pushed me through a closed door once in a flurry to get all done that had to be done. Then, you pushed a comb through my...

Maggie Mackay, Poetry

A SPELL IN THE ASYLUM Dear departed Mrs Latta mists over as I wave, ghost-flesh melted into nothing, the only almost-mother in my earthly world. Arm in...

3 poems by Lynn Valentine

Lynn Valentine has won and been placed in competitions including Glasgow Women’s Library Dragon’s Pen Award.

2 poems by Efe Ogufere

Listed as one of the top ten contemporary poets you should be reading.

Poetry by Hugh McMillan

Baggage In the square   is a giant tree  hung with lights. Through the branches a blood moon  has come  and gone, and now  a chain smoking  player rasps  a wonderful song. The man next to...

2 Poems by Gerry Stewart

ON SEEING SORLEY MACLEAN AT GLASGOW UNIVERSITY His words tread the polished wood, stroke the soft Gaelic of my printed page. Love poems in an old man’s...

Poetry by Angus Strachan

Poet and playwright, Angus Strachan won the International James Joyce Award for dramatic monologue

3 Poems from David Ishaya Osu

David Ishaya Osu is the poetry editor of Panorama: The Journal of Intelligent Travel.

2 poems by Bob Beagrie

Bob Beagrie is a senior lecturer in creative writing at Teesside University.

Sarah Davies 2 poems

Sarah Davies has been writing from childhood, with gaps for life stuff.

Anne McDonald, 4 poems

Anne McDonald is a creative writing teacher.

2 Poems from Ceinwen E Caraid Haydon

Ceinwen Haydon’s first chapbook was published in July 2019: 'Cerddi Bach' [Little Poems], Hedgehog Press. 

Matthew James Friday 2 poems

Returning to The Blue Nib, Matthew James Friday.

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