Change and Connections

March 9, 2016  |  Uncategorized

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Despite these rapidly changing times, Dangerously Poetic is continuing its long-held mission to publish and promote local poetry and raise poetry consciousness in our community in 2016.  Editors, Laura and Bev are busy putting the final touches on our latest anthology, Always the River, poetry about change from Byron Bay and beyond which features the work of 19 poets. Click here for details about a May 13 th launch.

We are also excited to announce the 2016 Dangerously Poetic Byron Bay Writers Festival Poetry Prize ! This national poetry prize will be awarded at the Byron Bay Writers Festival on Saturday, 6 August at an off-site venue, The Lone Goat Gallery, Byron Bay.

Poets are invited to write up to 40 lines on the theme- Connections.

Judge: Anthony Lawrence

First Prize : $500, a 3 day pass to the Byron Bay Writers Festival 2016, publication in northerly, free collection of 5 Dangerously Poetic publications and an opportunity to read the poem at an offsite Festival event.

Second Prize : $100, 1 day pass (Sunday) to Byron Bay Writers Festival 2015, collection of 5 DP books and an opportunity to read poem at an offsite Festival event.     Deadline for entries- 10th of May.

Down load the entry form here.


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