Two Reviews at Mascara
Lots to read over there, in the new prose poetry issue, including a pair of reviews that I completed for Everyday Static by Toby Fitch and Felt by Johanna Featherstone Here are the reviews – have a read and support our poets if you can!
Farm & Boneless at QPF- featuring Graham and Sheish
Here’s a short video of me reading two pieces from one of my sets at last month’s Queensland Poetry Festival. The first is ‘Farm‘ and a newer one, ‘Boneless.’ It was damn good. And Graham and Sheish are just perfect here – in truth I am accompanying them! I hope to upload other footage of…
Red Airplane – Haibun, Melissa Allen
Wow indeed. I love this one. Red Airplane
‘Let it Rain’ – Graham Nunn and Sheish Money at QPF!
Continuing my QPF come-down, I’m going to be uploading bits and pieces from the festival. Today, it’s the closing set from Graham Nunn and Sheish Money at the Queensland Poetry Festival – they perform their piece ‘Let it Rain’ and it is wonderful, wonderful stuff. Everything works so well (except my reasonably average camera work!)…
The 2011 QPF Filmmakers Challenge Winner
This is well worth the click! Filmmaker Alex Scott has animated a poem, I Statements by Randall $tephens in an impressive collaboration. Medium and subject really mesh here, and it’s easy to see why Alex won the 2011 QPF Filmmakers Challenge. I saw this at the Festival on the big screen and it was mighty…
A Clip from the Festival – Haiku
Woah. Massive few days – amazing stuff. I still haven’t managed to digest it all, but I will be taking to the time to write up my thoughts and experiences in proper detail, as soon as I can! In the meantime, here’s some of the haiku I performed as part of my last reading. And…
Just 2 Days Till the Queensland Poetry Festival Kicks Off!
As I’ve mentioned, I’ll be appearing at this year’s Queensland Poetry Festival! Getting very excited now. So if you’re in Brisbane this weekend (Fri-Sun), I’d would love to see you there. I have 3 performances, SAT 11:45am & 8:00pm, and SUN 3:15pm. The Festival will be at the Judith Wright Centre of Performing Arts. There…
Readings from the Jane Williams’ Launch
Here’s a couple of youtube clips from the recent readings for the launch of Jane Williams’ latest collection City of Possibilities, released by IP. Lots of great readers, including Jane Williams, Lorraine McGuigan, EA Gleeson, BN Oakman and Leah Kaminsky. And I’m in the first one too. Actually, I half imagined someone to stand up…
Queensland Poetry Festival!
Utterly astounded, joyous too, to let you know that I’m a performer at this year’s QPF! I’m living in a high state of anticipation – here’s just a smidgen of info for now – but if you’re going to be in Brisbane August26-28th then I’d love to see you there. There’s an interview with me…
P17 Subs Closing Very, Very Soon
subs closing soon – tomorrow in fact! Send em in