Join local poet Vanessa Kirkpatrick to examine excerpts from published writers and generate new material for your own poetry or flash-fiction projects.

Presented with Varuna the National Writers’ House.

Vanessa Kirkpatrick (Australian)

Vanessa Kirkpatrick’s first collection of poetry, To Catch the Light, won the inaugural John Knight Memorial Poetry Manuscript Prize and was Commended for the 2013 Anne Elder Award. She has a PhD in English Literature from the University of Sydney and her poetry has been broadcast on national radio.