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Members News  March to May 2021

Presentation of a workshop  for the Eastwood Branch of the U3A

in collaboration with Michael Keating on the poet and poetry of Joy Harjo

A blurb for the back cover  of the new book Envoi   Ted Rutter Selected Poems 1990-2017   by Pip Griffin

 

Members News for Colleen Keating  May 2021 sent to SWW and FAW

Soft gaze by Colleen & Michael Keating. A Picaro Poets Collection, 

March 2021 published by Ginninderra Press SA

Final edit of new verse novel , Olive Muriel Pink, her radical and idealististic life, 

A poetic journey. to be published by Ginninderra Press SA.

Presentation given on writing my verse novel, Hildegard of Bingen: 

A poetic journey to the Moocooboola FAW convened by John Egan. 

Haiku accepted for  Echidna Tracks  #7 Light and Colour 

Poem, Australia Day in journal The Crow ed Joan Fenney  publ. Ginninderra Press. SA

Two poems in the new journal Oxygen Vol 1 ed Cheryl Howard Autumn 2021

Poem in The Mozzie When I could do Nothing Vol 29 2021

My verse novel Hildegard of Bingen, A poetic journey, accepted to be serialised

 and read by Jo Van Kool for radio station RPH

Two tanka accepted for Eucalypt No 30 

One haiku accepted for Windfall No. 9 

Blurb written for the back cover of poetry collection  Strands and Ripples

by David Atkinson 

Advance review of book Forbidden Grace by Rev. Shannon Sterringer,

PageMill Press, Alameda, CA 

 

Members News    Dec. 2020 – February 2021

Hildegard of Bingen: A poetic journey won two awards at the Society of Women Writers NSW Biennial Book Awards : SWW Poetry Book Award 2020 and SWW Non-fiction Book Award 2020.
February 2021
Desert Patterns Highly Commended Poetry Award at the SWW Biennial Book Awards  Feb 2021.
Brush of Birds by Colleen Keating: A Picaro Poets collection  January 2021published by Ginninderra Press Australia and can be purchased from www.ginninderrapress.com.au
Poem  summer anguish in Mozzie Volume 28 jan. 2021
Blurb written for the back cover of  poetry collection  –The mathematics of love
by Sonia Hunt  January 2021
Haiku in Windfall  8 2021  ed Beverley George
Two poems, face of verity  and no virtual meeting here in Mozzie Vol. 28,  2021 
Five poems  escape with cezanne, seeing eyes, not narcissus, marilyn, memory
in the last edition of Poetry Matters. Democratic Poetics sub titled A Gathering of the Finest . Poems published in Poetry Matters from 2006  to 2019 .
Blurb written for back cover of poetry Collection Now and Then by Joanna Van Kool :December 2020. www.ginninderrapress.com.au
Desert Patterns , Short listed in SWW Poetry Competition  2020
Hildegard of Bingen: A poetic journey, Short listed in SWW Poetry Competition 2020
Book Review of Hildegard of Bingen: A poetic journey,  reviewed by Beatriz Copello  Women’s Ink March 2020
A poem, Platypus Spotting is Fun!  and short story, I was Lost in  Society of Women Writers, NSW Inc 95th  anniversary anthology Splash, Splish, Squawk   2020
Poem, Sydney to Melbourne in Mozzie Volume 27 May 2020
Poem, Ritual in Mozzie Volume 28 July 2020
Poem Pandemic in Womens Ink, SWW  July 2020
Poem In search of Hildegard translated into German and made into a Podcast as part of the Pilgrimage in honour of Hildegard of Bingen Germany in September 2020. 
Poem Gardeners of Hope  published in Holy Shenanigans  Podcast of Pastor Tara Eastman Central New York 
Mists of Time co-edited with Decima Wraxall.  Ginninderra Press Chapbook   
New collection of poetry working title Salty Beachcomber for publication in mid 2021 by accepted by Ginninderra Press.

 

 

 

Members News 

Colleen Keating Sydney  June 2020  – December 2020

Blurb written for  back cover of the poetry Collection Now and Then by Joanna Van Kool : www.ginninderrapress.com.au

December 2020

Accepted for INTENSIVE  WORKSHOP WITH LES WICKS FEBRUARY 2021

Book Review Hildegard of bingen – A poetic journey  reviewed by Beatriz Copello  Women’s Ink March 2020

A poem and short story in Society of Women Writers,  NSW Inc 95th  anniversary anthology Splash, Splish, Squawk

Poem  Sydney to Melbourne in Mozzie Volume 27 Issue 10 May 2020

Poem  Ritual in Mozzie  Volume 28 Issue 2 July 2020

Poem Pandemic accepted by SWW for publication July.

Poem In search of Hildegard translated into German  and made into a video  as part of the Pilgrimage in honour of Hildegard of Bingen Germany in September 2020.

Poem Gardeners of Hope  published in Holy Shenanigans  Podcast of Pastor tara Eastman Central New York

Chapbook  – Picaro Poets accepted for publication  Brush of Birds for January 2021

ChapbookGinninderra Press Chapbook   Mists of Time co edited with Decima Wraxall 

New collection of poetry working title Salty Beachcomber accepted for publication in mid 2021 by Ginninderra Press

Tanka published  in Eucalypt 29  A tanka journal 

Haiku accepted  for new  Windfall  9 : Australian Haiku 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Members News

Colleen Keating  Sydney  October 2019 – May 2020

A verse novel  Finding Olive? A poetic journey with Olive Pink, has been accepted  by Ginninderra Press for publication in mid 2021.

A Silver Nautilus Award for Hildegard of Bingen: A poetic journey. May 2020. Nautilus Book Awards – Better Books for a Better World, Seattle, Washington State,  USA 

Poem Rock a bye Baby  published in Anthology, I Protest! Poems of Dissent, ed. Stephen Matthews, Ginninderra Press  May 2020

A new collection of poetry Desert Patterns, Ginninderra Press February 2020.  A virtual launch at the Olive Pink Botanical Garden Alice Springs  March 17th  2020 .

Mood Indigo  in collaboration with poet Pip Griffin,  published by Picaro Poets, December 2019.

Shared Footprints in collaboration with Michael Keating published Picaro Poets,  February 2020.

Poem the gully published in Anthology, Mountain Secrets, Ginninderra Press ed. Joan Fenney 2019

Poem the gully read at launch of Anthology 2nd November 2019

Panel  member of Ginninderra Press  Blackheath Celebrations  giving a talk on A sense of Place in our Writing.

Poem Code Red, in Eureka Street Journal   13th January 2020

Tanka in Eucalypt Issue 29 ed. by Julie Thorndyke.

 The Landscapes of the Heart  in collaboration with John Egan published by Picaro Poets, 2018

Haiku in Windfall Issue 8  ed. Beverley George  

Workshop given in partnership with Michael Keating for U3A  Searching for T.S. Eliot in his Four Quartets

Poems Bells and Morning Glory in Anthology, Love’s Footprint ed. by Maree Silver  & Leigh Hay , Poetica Christie Press 2019

Poem, struggle in exile  in The Good Oil Journal , December 2019.

Hildegard of Bingen: A poetic journey  launched  by award winning poet and writer 

Dr. Gisela  Nittel  13th October 2019.

Workshop given in partnership with Michael for U3A morning on Gwen Harwood the poet. 

November 2019

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Members News  2018 –2019

Proof reading of manuscript,  Hildegard of Bingen: A Poetic Journey  Ginninderra Press  for publication mid year 2019

Collection of poetry Desert Patterns accepted by Ginninderra Press for publication late 2019

Haiku published in Windfall  Issue 7 2019

Poem fractured moonlight  chosen for Christmas  copy  The Good Old  SGS  December 2018

Poem  friendship  in Mozzie Vol 26  Issue 10 December  2018

Poem horizon in Tamba issue No. 63  December 2018

Review of  Fire on Water Poetry Collection 2017 in Tamba  issue No. 63  December 2018

by Helene Castles

Tanka  (2)  in Eucalypt  Summer  No. 25  

Poetry Masterclass Grant  with Vanessa Kirkpatrick  at Varuna  National Writers House, 3rd – 9th December 2018

Poems after the massacre and grandma’s recipe  book  in Mozzie Vol 26 Issue 9  October 2018

Haiku  (2)  in Echidna Track 2  Landscape  December to March.

 A Review of a member’s book One Woman’s Journey in Summer Women’s Ink 2108

Poetry Chapbook  Landscapes of  the Heart by John Egan and Colleen keating published Ginninderra Press  2018

Poem  horizon  with acknowledge Chapbook Landscape of the Heart in Mozzie Vol 26 Issue 8 2018

Poem  not narcissus   in Valley Micropress Vol 21 Issue 7  by invitation  (First prize in open section  of Mozzie Poetry  Comp.)

Poem  Resignation Syndrome  in Eureka Journal 23rd October 

Poems (3) kunanyi ,country bumpkin, and blank page  in Positive Word October Issue 2018

Workshop for SWW on the topic, Poetry making our Writing Shimmer 

Poetry Reading  Shared Poetry with a Local Poet for the Probus Club  Wahroonga East 3rd September 2018

Fire on Water Highly Commended in the SWW Poetry Book Award 2018

 A Poetry Reading Morning,  Mount St. Benedicts Library, Pennant Hills 26th July 2018

Haiku in Echidna Tracks on line September 20th 2018

Halibun in FreeXpresSion  September 2018

Haiku in FreeXpresSion August 2018

Poem  caged  in the Ginniniderra  Poetry Anthology  Wild ed. by Joan Fenney Ginninderra Press

Poem a beautiful world  2nd place in Poetry Competition  Poetry Matters August 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

Achievements  June 2019 – August 2019

Pulblication of Hildegard of Bingen: A Poetic Journey  by Ginninderra Press  to be launched at The Writers Centre Rozelle Sunday 13th October 2.30 – 4.30 . All welcome. 

Ongoing research  and writing for new project  Verse novel on an Australian woman.

Two poems  all the birds and the nest, in Mozzie Vol 27 issue 5 June 2019

 A suite of three poems After the Massacre,  Searching History, Shared History.  in Eureka Street   3rd June 2019.

Research for new writing  on the history of The Gully Katoomba  July 2019

Poem leitmotif   in Poetry Matters Issue 36 July 2019

Haiku (1) in Windfall Australian Haiku Issue 7 2019

Workshop for U3A  on the Indigenous Australian Poet Ali Cobby Eckermann

Guest Speaker for July  Probus Wahroonga Group on Enjoying Australian Poetry

Haiku (2)  in Echnida Tracks on line July 2019

 

Achievements  February 2019 – May 2019

Poem  Christchurch  in Mozzie Vol 27, issue 3 April 2019

Tanka  in Eucalypt  No 26

Launched  the poetry book, Bloom by Decima Wraxall at The NSW Writers Centre 10th May 2019

Final Edit  of Hildegard of Bingen: A Poetic Journey and steps taken towards publication late 2019

Haiku (2) in Echnida Tracks on line  March 2019

Workshop for U3A  Poetry and life of Dylan Thomas  Poetry Appreciation.  April 2019

Review for White Pebbles of Ginko ( Seasonal Walk) held  at Edogawa Japanese gardens and Art Gallery  East Gosford

Bowerbird Tanka Group Pearl Beach, reading on a tanka  30th March 2019

Poem  we are sorry in Our Hands  in Eureka Street Journal18th March 2019

Research for new writing project  February 29th -March 2nd 2019  AIATSIS Canberra



At Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders Studies Canberra

 

And my Research Assistant and friend,  Michael