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Willoughby Poetry Slam at Workshop Arts Centre, 33 Laurel St. Willoughby 2068 NSW

September 11, 2015 from 7pm to 9pm
Poetry slam on the north side! Philip Wilcox, the NSW Poetry Slam Champion, hosts a great night of…See More
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Eastern Suburbs Poetry monthly meeting at Theory Room, 1st Floor, Waverley Library

September 13, 2015 from 3pm to 5pm
Read your own poems and listen to others in a friendly atmosphere  second Sunday every month 3pm to…See More
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Inner West

Poetry in the Inner West of Sydney. Readings, groups, events.
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The Dare

Posted by Michael Foley on July 26, 2015 at 12:36 0 Comments

Follow me down into the light, I can hear them laughing and being loud,

These are my friends and I love them, we all know each other inside out,

No thoughts of grandeur amongst us, each one has blue denim in their veins,

For five years we even bought our clothes together so we all looked the same.

Our world was all about what comes next, anything to stop from getting board,

Daring each other to do something mad, if you refused you were branded a…



RhiZomiC, Glebe, July 29

Started by Lorne Johnson in Discussions Jul 21. 0 Replies

Peter Lach-Newinsky and Carol Jenkins are on. I'll be there. Who's coming? Continue

Screams from Canopus

Started by Thomas Kotsonis in Member Poetry. Last reply by aspasia May 16. 1 Reply

The jackal's head, an eerie silhouetteAn outline of death beckoning,Fading through the sand.The last gasp before I depart,The colour of the gods cannot be known,Swallowing black; descendingThe feather of justice weighs the heart,The whispers of the…Continue

In These Moments

Started by hobart hughes in Member Poetry Apr 14. 0 Replies

At the moment I'm writing,presently I'll be considering my future.Currently I’m engaged in doubtful speculation.Right now I’m fineI’ll just nod in case you feel awkward.Just now you and I seem to be connected,but it’s a short poem. But thenI’m…Continue


Started by Lee Wilde in Member Poetry Apr 8. 0 Replies

It happens in unexpected ways, on lovely ordinary days and quiet bus rides home. Two men discussing cricket.. arguing over…Continue

Tags: remembering, father, cricket, memories, wilde


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