Congratulations to Chrissie Paice for her 2nd place win in the Adrien Abbott Prize 2015 with her poem 'Ode to Joyless'
Christine Paice is a national award winning poet and writer. A long time member of The South Coast Writer’s Centre, Christine’s work has been read on ABC Jazz Alive, and on ABC Radio Poetica. She has published two poetry collections, Mad Oaks and Staring At The Aral Sea (Ginninderra Press), and one children’s book, The Great... Continue Reading →
Congratulations to Lea Tucker for being awarded 2nd place in the Power Voice Creative Writing/Poetry Competition, run by South Coast Writers Centre & Womens' Heath at Wollongong Regional Gallery, International Womens' Day Feb.2014. Lea says that while following her passion of photography, and enjoying the written word in many formats, she has found a new... Continue Reading →
A Celebration of World Poetry Day, 21 March and a commemoration of the first anniversary of tornadoes hitting the Kiama local government area, 24 March 2013.
Slams The last Saturday of every month, at 6-8.30pm. Yes, it's a real slam: you perform your poem from memory, the judges give you points, and there's a prize at the end. Unlike most slams, there will be NO entry fee. Fine print: maximum poem length is 2 minutes. Any topic, strong language is okay.... Continue Reading →
Entries are due by February 21, 5pm. 1. Poetry (max 40 lines) 2. Flash or non-fiction essay (max 750 words) Theme for entries | a woman’s journey towards health and wellbeing Women who would like to submit an entry but choose not to express their creative piece in writing are able to submit an audio recording... Continue Reading →