Weekly updates

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Here are this week’s updates.

 

Articles:

‘A meeting with Max Fatchen’ by Janeen Brian

Link at: https://australianchildrenspoetry.com.au/articles/a-meeting-with-max-fatchen/

To view a list of all articles, click on the Articles heading.

 

News

Susan Stephenson who runs the blog site The Book Chook provides a link to her article ‘Ten Top tips to engage kids with poetry’.

Click on News or the link here for the direct link to her article: https://australianchildrenspoetry.com.au/poetry-news/1359-2/

 

Poets A-Z

A new bio has been added to our growing list of talented Australian poets.

Katherine Gallagher

Link at: https://australianchildrenspoetry.com.au/australianpoets/f-j-2/katherine-gallagher/

All listed poets can be viewed here or via the drop down menu (Poets A-Z).

 

That’s it for this week.

 

Di  Bates

Weekly Updates

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Here are this week’s updates.

 

Articles:

In May this year, Walker Books is publishing a collection of Stephen Whiteside’s poetry for children, The Billy That Died With Its Boots On and Other Australian Verse.

Dr Stephen Whiteside shares his journey – The Fulfillment of a Lifetime Quest: Writing the Billy That Died With Its Boots On and Other Australian Verse.

Link here:

https://australianchildrenspoetry.com.au/articles/the-fulfillment-of-a-lifetime-quest/

 

Competitions:

Don’t forget to check our  Competitions‘ page for end of April submission deadlines.

 

Writers sought

As per my recent blog post, if you are interested in assisting as a  researcher and writer for the Australian Children’s Poetry blog site, more information can be found here:

https://australianchildrenspoetry.com.au/2014/04/18/writers-sought/

 

That’s it for this week.

 

Di  Bates

Friday updates

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Here are this week’s updates.

 

Articles:

Why are booksellers afraid of children’s poetry?

Link herehttps://australianchildrenspoetry.com.au/articles/why-are-booksellers-afraid-of-childrens-poetry/

 

Competitions:

Don’t forget to check our  Competitions‘ page for end of April submission deadlines.

 

Interviews:

Dianne (Di) Bates interviews Bill Condon

Link here: https://australianchildrenspoetry.com.au/interviews/bill-condon/

 

That’s it for this week.

 

 

 

Friday Update

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Here are this week’s updates:

 

Competitions:

The Ipswich Poetry Feast website has now released details on the 2014 International Poetry Writing Competition.

The Competition Opening Date: Sunday 6 April 2014; Closing date  is Fri 1 August 2014 at 5.00 p.m.

Please click our Competitions  page for the updated details.

Don’t forget to check our  competition page for end of April deadline submissions.

 

Reviews:

Poetry Book Review – Verses for Children by various poets (Pine Street Poets, 2013)

To view, please click on the Review page.

 

That’s it for this week.

Friday update

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Just advising you of new information and links that have been added to the site pages this week.

Articles:

 

Competitions:

Please remember to check the  Competitions page for ‘fast approaching’ deadlines.

New competitions have been added:

  • Children’s Poetry Anthology on Food and Agriculture – submission deadline:  14 June  2014
  • Peace Train Poetry Festival – submission deadline 30 June 2014

To view all the competitions just click on the ‘Competitions’ title to view listings on the one page. Competitions are listed in order of their deadline date.

 

Interviews:

If you are interested in an interview with the well-known ‘peace poet’, Professor Ada Aharoni, click on the interview link here: https://australianchildrenspoetry.com.au/interviews/peace-poet-ada-aharoni/

 

Links:

New links have been added here: https://australianchildrenspoetry.com.au/links/new-links/

 

Poets A-Z:

Two poet bios have been added to our growing list of talented Australian poets.

All listed poets can be viewed here or via the drop down menu (Poets A-Z).

 

That’s it for this week’s updates.

 

Friday update

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Just advising you of new information and links that have been added to the site pages this week.

Competitions:

Please remember to check the  Competitions page for ‘fast approaching’ deadlines.

Links:

The following links have been added on the Links page.

        Australian Poets featured online – this is a new category.

        Children’s Poetry websites – additional links are added to the top of each respective listing.

Poets A-Z

Two poet bios have been added to our growing list of talented Australian poets.

All listed poets can be viewed here or via the drop down menu (Poets A-Z).

That’s it for this week’s updates.