Happy to announce that my poem “Rage to order” was shortlisted for the Australian Book Review’s Peter Porter Poetry Prize. It appears in the March issue along with the other three shortlisted poems and the contest winner, Amanda Joy’s “Tailings.” From the judges’ statement: “‘Rage to Order’ is a poem of vertiginous self-consciousness: its extremity of feeling countervailed by the pressure of silence it makes […]
Lisa has been chosen as a 2015 AROHO Retreat Program Contributor. She’ll be leading a workshop and offering manuscript consultations at the biannual women writers’ conference at Ghost Ranch.
Lisa’s new collection of poems, The Greenhouse, was awarded the 2014 Frost Place Prize and will be published by Bull City Press in July 2014.