SWWV Writing Seminar The September meeting, on Friday 22nd September, will take the form of a writing seminar, covering three areas of interest to all writers, Polishing Prose, Publishing Smarts and the Business of Marketing. With a mix of hands-on… Continue Reading
The August meeting consisted of the AGM followed by the announcement of the winners of the 2017 Kathryn Purnell Poetry Award. The new members of the committee who were present at the meeting are shown in the photograph. They… Continue Reading
The winners of the Kathryn Purnell Poetry Award are: 1st ‘You Are…’ Mary Jones. 2nd ‘Washing Her Hair’ Lorraine McGuigan. 3rd ‘Nest’ Lorraine McGuigan. Honourable Mention ‘Kangaroo’ Lorraine McGuigan, and ‘A Poet Speaks To Her Progenies’ Rhonda Poholke. The… Continue Reading
The August meeting is on Friday August 25th, at Ross House. The meeting begins at 12pm. The AGM will be followed by the presentation of the Kathryn Purnell Poetry Award by Jennifer Compton.
The August newsletter is now available here and on the newsletter page. (Please note that the date of the August meeting should be Friday August 25th, not 30th, and the venue for the September meeting should be the Library at… Continue Reading
Many congratulations to one of our members, Margaret Pearce, who came 2nd in the Bruce Dawe National Poetry Prize this year with her entry ‘Depression’. Margaret’s poem has now been posted on the website of the University of Southern Queensland.… Continue Reading
Friday 28th July – Library at the Dock 12pm–4pm (committee meeting 3pm–4pm) Announcement of the Nance Donkin Award by Dr Pam Macintyre, followed by lunch. Please bring a plate to share. Meeting at 2pm, followed by committee meeting. Dr Pam… Continue Reading
The July newsletter is now available, here and on the newsletter page.
The June newsletter is now available, here and on the newsletter page.
Friday 26th May – Library at the Dock 12pm–4pm (committee meeting 3pm–4pm) Lunch gathering at 12pm. Presentation skills with Stephen Costan from 12.30–2.00, followed by meeting at 2.15pm. STEPHEN COSTAN is a Voice Production Specialist and Drama Coach with over… Continue Reading