Have a look at the list of events for this year’s National Poetry Day! http://www.nzbookawards.nz/national-poetry-day/calendar-of-events/ Advertisements

On the 30th of July, Poetry Live are welcoming its newest MC, Sam Clements, to the stage as Guest Poet alongside hilarious comedy duo, Tough Tiger Fist! When: 8:00pm Where: Thirsty Dog Tavern, Karangahape Road, Newton, Auckland

Whangarei poets gather for poetry at ONEONESIX! Thursday, 18th of July at 5pm! 116 Bank Street in Whangarei! Be there or be square!

Another competition on the lead up to National Poetry Day, people! The takahē magazine Hunt Ducker Poetry Competition! “takahē wants your words about native NZ birds, and especially encourage entries from new and emerging poets. There are some lovely prizes up for grabs, as well as publication possibilities so please share!!!” See su bmission details […]

The Great Book of Poetry is soon to be opened and read on National Poetry Day! Enter or submit up to two poems for the book, which will be released on the 23rd at the Canterbury University Bookshop!

Attend a fantastic Whangarei weekend at the end of August especially designed for writers of all forms and those interested in publishing their books. Book Now for early bird deals! NorthWrite https://northwrite.co.nz/

Head along to Paula Green’s book launch tomorrow at the Children’s Bookshop in Kilbernie, 11:00am to 12:00pm! Launched with The Cuba Press!