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{Image Credit: Not Very Quiet website} I love the title of this online poetry journal based in Canberra. Not Very Quiet accepts poetry from women poets of all ages, ethnicities and backgrounds. Speaking up and having your voice heard, appreciated and valued is so important for women whose voices are... Read more →


I'm an old fashioned gal at heart. I adore vintage furniture and ephemera like suitcases, hat boxes, shoe lasts, tie clips and butter knives with bone handles. I also haver a thing for graphic design so it made perfect sense to combine these two loves and create a postcard to... Read more →


My second collection of poetry, Pas De Deux, has been published by Gininderra Press and you’re invited to the online launch via Zoom at 7pm on Tuesday 30th March 2021. If you can make it, please RSVP by 23 March 2021 to hello@indraniperera.com with “YES” in the subject line. 7.00... Read more →


Image Credit: Roberta Joy Rich | I see you seeing me I'm super excited for my poem, Never Seen, to be published in Brownface, issue 100 of Cordite edited by Winnie Dunn. It's the first time I've had a poem published by a literary journal and I am over the... Read more →


I was in despair. Last Friday I received not one, not two, but three rejections for my poetry submissions. I was beginning to entertain the thought that perhaps poetry was not for me and I should give up writing it. I was definitely ready to give up submitting to literary... Read more →