Submissions for Headland open tomorrow and will remain open until 19 February 2021! Check out their website for more details.

Writers! Applications for the 2021 Creative New Zealand Randell Cottage Writing Fellowship close this Friday, November 6th! Find out how to apply on their website.

For those in Wellington on Thursday (November 5), this promises to be a great reading at Unity Books, celebrating Karlo Mila’s book Goddess Muscle! Head along to Facebook to find out more.

The Grand Slam 2020 promises to be an incredible live poetry event. Check it out in Tāmaki Makaurau/Auckland, November 7. More information can be found on Facebook.

Five Palms Press is seeking haiku submissions. The resulting volume, Songs of the Pandemic, is expected in January 2021. Read the general guidelines below: “I am inviting friends, and friends-of-friends, to contribute a verse of haiku, or a quintet of five verses, for an e-book titled “Songs of the Pandemic” to be published in January […]

Girls on Key, featuring Anisa Nandaula and Rochelle D’silva, is on in a week, on November 4!

Check out this fantastic event, celebrating the launch of two books – Goddess Muscle by poet Karlo Mila, and The Pōrangi Boy by Shilo Kino. RSVP to attend on Tuesday, November 3, in Tāmaki Makaurau/Auckland.

Submissions for Turbine | Kapohau journal close on November 2. Get in quick!

Adrienne Jansen talks with writers Sudha Rao, Nicky Subono, Yazan El Fares, and Mohammad El Fares at this event in Carterton, November 1st.

October 30 Applications for the Emerging Māori Writer in Residence close on October 30th! This is a wonderful opportunity that will support you to work on your project for 3 months at the start of 2021, with a stipend of $15000. October 31 The Lilian Ida Smith Award closes on October 31. Wellington Poetry Slam […]