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Judith Wright Poetry Prize Winner
(Georgina pictured at Poets Corner @ Pages Cafe on Saturday 17th may 2008.)
Our own Georgina M Bailey, a Perth poet who first read her winning poem at Poets Corner ~ was awarded 1st Prize in the inaugural Judith Wright Poetry Prize for 2008 with "Chronology".
To read the winning poem, please go to this page: http://www.overlandexpress.org/pp-bailey.html
To learn who else was placed, go to this page; http://www.overlandexpress.org/poetry_prize.html
Julie Chevalier was awarded3rd prize ~ Frances participated with Julie in workshops tutored by Ron Pretty through Poetry Australia during 2005.
A poem by Ann Morgan another Perth writer, was commended.
Congratulations to all and thank you again Georgina ~ please, get well soon. As you can see by the links, the winning poem appears in the latest edition of "Overland" magazine.
2008-05-19 17:23:12 GMT
Comments (2 total)
Hi there, i am not a poet but find your blogs interesting and i have passed your poets corner on to another friend who is quite a good poet.2008-05-20 04:42:45 GMT
Thanks for the comment Ron.2008-05-22 15:37:53 GMT
Who's your friend? I might know him/her.
Will they being attending Poets Corner? Have a look here to get an idea of what to expect: http://www.poetscornerwa.com/PoetsCornerMay08.html and there's a link to a photos page.
--Frances Macaulay Forde