a fine line magazine’s theme for its Summer 2020 edition is BALLOON What does this word bring to mind? What images start to form? Deadline 10 October 2020 See submission guidelines on our website. Financial members receive advance notice of themes in our quarterly magazine. So SIGN UP or renew — don’t miss out. 📷: Ian […]

A bighearted donation from the Windrift Haiku group means that we can now publish (and pay for) a small selection of haiku from our Members. Haiku can be on any theme, and will be published in a fine line magazine. Deadline 10 October 2020 See submission guidelines on our website. If you interested in joining […]

Eucalypt 29 is seeking tanka by September 30. Find out more about submissions on their website.

The Otago Poetry Slam is this Saturday in Ōtepoti/Dunedin, from 8pm! Check out the event on Facebook.

First, a reading and open mic session tomorrow night (September 23) at the Imagitech Theatre in Ōtautahi/Christchurch at 6.30pm. For those in Port Chalmers this Friday (September 25), the event “Poetic friends of John Francis speak” will start at 5pm, featuring, among others, David Eggleton. Head along to Pea Sea Art, 6 George Street. Another […]

Your Place Events is hosting another live, online open mic on Sunday night (September 20)! Tune in at 7.30pm NZT. This time the event will feature the National Director for NZ Poetry Slam, Michael Moore! Join the mailing list to hear about future events. http://eepurl.com/gWDYub

a fine line magazine’s theme for its Summer 2020 edition is BALLOON. What does this word bring to mind? What images start to form? Deadline 10 October 2020 See submission guidelines on our website. Financial members receive advance notice of themes in our quarterly magazine. So SIGN UP or renew — don’t miss out. Image […]

New posts on Love in the Time of Covid, celebrating Te Wiki o te Reo Māori, including poetry by Haare Williams and Nadine Anne Hura!

The 2020 NZ Young Writers Festival (NZ Young Writers Festival) kicks off next week, 24th September. The festival showcases 4 days of free events in City of Literature Dunedin, New Zealand! Find out more about their programme on the festival’s website.

The Canterbury Poets Collective Spring Series kicks off next week. Wednesdays at 6.30pm, September 23-November 11. They have an incredible lineup – check it out on their Facebook page.