don’t be lonely

Rumour has it, that Betsy and I will be getting our fingers burnt again.

Or, perhaps, better yet – we will just be warming them up. It’s cold in here Brisbane, doesn’t love keep you warm*?

stars will fall / into the mouth / of an open book

Celebrate the launch of the Australian Poetry Slam ’12 – Queensland heats with a special spoken word and performance poetry showcase curated by David “Ghostboy” Stavanger. Witness poetry in all its multiple forms – from slam to performance to hip hop to sonic art to monologues to bush poetry to rock’n’roll.

Featuring the cream of Queensland’s brightly lit spoken word scene as well as Queensland’s Poetry Slam hosts Ghostboy and Tessa Leon.


* Is there a reason I have begun blogging in the voice of Gossip Girl. One hopes not.


By Eleanor Jackson

Eleanor Jackson is a Filipino Australian poet, performer, arts producer, cyclist, writer, gal about town, feminist, freewheeler, and friend.

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