Competitions

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FAW Queensland POETRY COMPETITION 2014 now closed

Download entry form here FAWQ Poetry Comp 2014

 Close your door to the everyday and take a peek through the window at a vibrant new world. We want to see, hear and feel the cadences and lyricism of your poems – poems to help us understand life and how we live it.

The judging panel will be looking for:

• Passion

• Beauty

• Understanding of life and its complexities, whether in comedy or drama

•Inspiration and encouragement to think outside our lives.

First Prize $200 Two Encouragement Awards of $50 each

 Closing Date:  31 March 2014

 Poems of any style with an open theme to a maximum of 40 lines

To enter, mail your entry and completed entry form

FAWQ Competition Convenor, PO Box 6338, Up Mt Gravatt, 4122, QLD

 

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FAWQ SOAPBOX COMPETITION WINNERS 2013

FIRST PRIZE: SO THIS IS PROGRESS? By Lorna Brennan, NSW

SECOND PRIZE: THE GARDEN OF EDEN Take 2   By Peter Watts, WA

HIGHLY COMMENDED:

THE ALARMING REALITY By Helen Thurloe, NSW

BOLD NEW PROGRAMME By Jennifer Cullen, WA

 

COMMENDED:

TOSSING THE CABER By Peter Watts, WA

THE BLACK MIST By Letitia Kavanagh, Victoria

“MONEY TALKS” By Delroy Oberg, Queensland

PLEASE: THANK-YOU By Jacqueline Lonsdale-Cuerton, Queensland

 

FAWQ Flash Fiction Competition 2013 Results 

1st Prize: ‘Positions Vacant’ by Gloria Anderlini of Cairns.

Click to read FAWQ – 2013 Flash Fiction winning entry

Adjudicator’s Report

FAWQ Flash Fiction competition 2013 Report by Jo Barrett

 

FAW Queensland SS 2013 Results

1st Prize: ‘Escape’ by David Campbell of Victoria

Highly Commended: ‘J Ward’ by Eril Riley of Victoria

Highly Commended: ‘A Touch of Mink’ by Margaret Campbell of Victoria

Click here to read FAW Queensland Short Story Competition 2013 Report by Tamara Pratt

SOAPBOX 2012 Results

1st place: Teacher! by Robin Simson

2nd place: Sexualisation of Children: A Social Catastrophe  by Alison Xiao

Highly Commended: Don’t Bash the Book. Buy It! by Delroy Oberg

Highly Commended: Let them stand on their own two feet by Peter Watts

Report compiled by Tamara Pratt – Click to read The 2012 Soap Box Report

FAWQ Flash Fiction Report 2012 by Susan Skowronski

Click here to read this report FAWQ Flash Fiction Report 2012 by Susan Skowronski

 

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