Where’s all the gold by GollyGforce

a fine line magazine’s theme for its Winter 2018 edition is LOST & FOUND. What does this phrase mean to you? Does this image inspire a poem? Deadline 20 July 2018. Read the guidelines here: https://poetrysociety.org.nz/poems-reviews/a-fine-line-quarterly-magazine/ Financial members receive advance notice of themes in our quarterly magazine. Please note the current Autumn edition only becomes […]

Looking for poetry action near you? Here’s our list of poetry events, workshops, groups, and readings that happen regularly in venues throughout New Zealand.

Poetry Live is delighted to present; – the return of Peter Le Baige – and introducing Nia Vavao Peter Le Baige started writing around 1977, and took part in the early Poetry Live sessions at the Globe Tavern doing his last guest spot there around 1982, so it’s taken a while to get back on […]

Poetry Quartet: Therese Lloyd, Tayi Tibble, Chris Tse and Sam Duckor-Jones These poets write works of boldness with an acute eye on relationships in the modern world. Therese Lloyd’s The Facts, Poūkahangatus by Tayi Tibble (Te Whānau ā Apanui/Ngāti Porou), He’s So MASC by Chris Tse and People from the Pit Stand Up by Sam […]

Although Haiku NewZ is on a kind-of vacation from the middle of June until later in August, I have made some updates to the site for July (and will endeavour to continue updates as I move around). Sadly, news arrived at the end of June of the death of Indian haiku poet, haibun writer, editor […]

Just 10 days left to enter our Autumn Instagram Poetry Competition! For info click here

CALL FOR POETRY Just under two weeks until the submission deadline! The theme for the May 2018 edition of a fine line is FAMILY. What does that word mean to you? Does this image inspire a poem? The deadline for this issue is 10 April 2018 https://poetrysociety.org.nz/…/a-fine-line-quarterly-magaz…/ Financial members receive advance notice of themes in […]

COMPETITION OPENS: 1 March ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY: 31 May Our competition has multiple options for entering, depending on your age and the poetry genre (verse or haiku). The links below take you to all the forms you need, as well as the instructions for entering each competition. School group rules are for multiple […]