The Dorothy Hewett Award 2022 – short list

So my unpublished manuscript has been shortlisted for The Dorothy Hewett Award. My life as a poet has just changed and dreams are most certainly coming true in one way or another. Thank you to UWA Publishing and all the judges and congratulations to all the short listed. – judges’ comments ‘How to Order EggsContinue reading “The Dorothy Hewett Award 2022 – short list”

Annette Cameron Encouragement Award for unpublished W.A. Poet

I won! It was very exciting to win first place for this award for my poem, ‘Impossible Jeans’. Many thanks to Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers’ Centre and the judge Caitlin Maling. Here is what Caitlin had to say about my poem: ‘First Place went to “Impossible Jeans” by Lisa Collyer, WA. There’s a contained furyinContinue reading “Annette Cameron Encouragement Award for unpublished W.A. Poet”