Category Archives: Poetry

Book launch

My poetry chapbook, Summoning the Whirlwind will be launched at the Castlemaine Library Foyer, Mechanics Lane, Castlemaine, November 17, 4-6pm. It is published by the Melbourne Poets Union. Advance reviews: Joan Katherine Webster’s poems are chock-full of thingyness; of a tangible Now within time; … Continue reading

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Poetry book launch

  My poetry has been broadcast, performed and published in a variety of media since 1954 and won several awards, but Summoning the Whirlwind is my first published collection. Great advance reviews: ‘Joan Katherine Webster’s poems are chock-full of … commonplace … Continue reading

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Poetry award -Castlemaine Poetry Prize 2015

Very happy to receive the Castlemaine Poetry Prize 2015, Highly Commended award. This is CPP’s 5th year, and ‘The Purring of a Cat‘ the 8th award I have received in this contest.        

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