Poetry Genres

Publications of The Poet Mj’s Works

Canberra’s Write On Festival

April 2020 Published

Published my prose titled ‘Admella’ in Canberra’s Write On Festival – Anthology 2020

https://writeonfestival.org/

 

Dime Show Review

January 2020 Published

Published my ten word story titled ‘Murdoch’, online and print publication

https://www.dimeshowreview.com/murdoch-by-melinda-jane/

https://www.dimeshowreview.com/?s=murdoch

 

January 2019 Published

Published my ten word story titled ‘Peter Rabbit’, online and print publication

https://www.dimeshowreview.com/peter-rabbit-by-the-poet-mj/

 

The Anti-Languorous Project

January 2020 Published

Published my spoken word piece / poem ‘The Five-clawed Dragon’ in their soundbite volume 4 online @ 25:40 minutes in

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZGoU45Qr04&feature=youtu.be

 

January 2019 Published

Published my poem ‘Kit’ in their annual print edition

 

September 2018 Published

Published my spoken word piece / poem ‘I pause, while you breathe’ in their soundbite volume 1 online

https://antilang.ca/

 

September 2018 Published

Published my poem ‘Kit’ in Issue 2 online magazine

https://antilang.ca/

 

Poets Reading the News

November 2019 Published

Published my poem titled ‘Flaming’ in Poets Reading the News – Journalism in Verse and email weekly bulletin to members

http://www.poetsreadingthenews.com/2019/11/flaming/

 

June 2019 Published

Published my poem titled ‘Gweilos’ in Poets Reading the News – Journalism in Verse and email weekly bulletin to members

http://www.poetsreadingthenews.com/2019/06/gweilos/

 

June 2019 Published

Published my poem titled ‘Alphabet Soup’ in Poets Reading the News – Journalism in Verse and email weekly bulletin to members

http://www.poetsreadingthenews.com/2019/06/alphabet-soup/

 

May 2019 Published

Published my poem titled ‘Koala Bears’ in Poets Reading the News – Journalism in Verse and email weekly bulletin to members

http://www.poetsreadingthenews.com/2019/05/koalas/

 

April 2019 Published

Published my poem titled ‘Whom do I address?’ in Poets Reading the News – Journalism in Verse and email weekly bulletin to members

http://www.poetsreadingthenews.com/2019/04/thepoetmj-address/

 

Rattle

October 2019 Published

Published my spoken word piece / poem ‘Cubism Day’ online YouTube Open Mic | Rattlecast #15, Time @ 1:10:30 to 1:17:00

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MzLYvEbJ0w8

 

September 2019 Published

Published my spoken word piece / poem ‘Arlines’ online YouTube Open Mic | Rattlecast #7, Time @ 1:30:00 to 1:34:00

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jvW_AAYTPfM

 

The Blue Nib

October 2019 Published

Published my poem titled ‘Filigree’ in The Blue Nib magazine Issue 40

https://thebluenib.com/

 

Poets Choice

October 2019 Published

Published my poem titled ‘Baboon Lived in a House of Bees’ in E-Book from Poets Choice

http://www.poetschoices.com/

 

cahoodaloodaling

September 2019 Nominated

Nominated for Best of the Net for my poem titled ‘Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Kookaburra’

http://cahoodaloodaling.com/2019-best-of-the-net-nominations/

 

October 2018 Published

Published my poem titled ‘Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Kookaburra’ in Issue 27 – Joy Sticks online magazine

http://cahoodaloodaling.com/thirteen-ways-of-looking-at-a-kookaburra-by-melinda-jane-the-poet-mj/

 

The Paragon Press

September 2019 Published

Published my poem titled ‘Whom do I address?’ in Snollygoster: A Conversation About Politics in magazine online

https://issuu.com/theparagonjournal/docs/snollygoster

 

August 2018 Published

Published my poem ‘Cubism Day’ in The Martian Chronicle – Publishers Journal Online

https://www.theparagonjournal.com/the-martian-chronicle

 

July 2018 Published

Published my poems ‘Oranges’ and ‘Hamzeh – A Jordan Bookseller’ in K?an – Publishers Journal Online

https://www.theparagonjournal.com/koan-about

 

Genre: Urban Arts

September 2019 Published

Published my poem titled ‘Bespoke Spoke Applecart’ in Genre: Urban Arts’ No. 8 Print

https://www.genreurbanarts.com/

 

Ginninderra Press

‘Nature’s Nuptials’ Written by Melinda Jane

August 2019 Published

Published my poetry book titled ‘Natures Nuptials’, twenty four poems titled in order as followed Your Sea, Briefly Butterfly, Cat, Apricot Jam, Rain, Verandah Art, Common Froglet, The Birds in Me, The Race, Sea Dance, Full Moon, A kaleidoscope flutter swarm of Butterflies, Serpentine, Riverbend, Memoirs of a Diary, Camouflaged, Bowing Waves, The She-Oaks Bend, Schubert Impromptu No 3 Piano Played On, River Water in the Veins, Nature, Obsession, Screens and Deciduous.

https://www.ginninderrapress.com.au/

https://www.ginninderrapress.com.au/store.php?catalog/all/-/date/1

https://www.ginninderrapress.com.au/store.php?product/page/2000/Melinda+Jane+%2F+Nature%27s+Nuptials

 

Reality Break Press

July 2019 Published

Published my poem titled ‘The Long Rain’ in Reality Break Press – Inaugural Issue 2019

http://realitybreakpress.com/

 

Hunter Writers Centre

July 2019 Published

Published my poem titled ‘Galloway’ in Hunter Writers Centre – Grieve Anthology 2019

https://hunterwriterscentre.org/

 

The Book Smuggler’s Den

May 2019 Published

Published my poem titled ‘Rosemary Summers’ in The Book Smuggler’s Den in magazine online

https://booksmugglersden.com/portfolio/rosemary-summers-melinda-jane/

 

Entropy Magazine

April 2019 Published

Published my poems titled ‘Piano Quintet’, ‘Vivify’, ‘The Swan Bell Tower’, ‘Mellifluous bud’, ‘An overture of’ and ‘‘Rock of Ages’ ease’ in Entropy Magazine – Variations on a Theme online

https://entropymag.org/variations-poems-from-the-poet-mj/

 

The Mozzie – Publishers Journal

April 2019 Published

Published my poem ‘A kaleidoscope flutter swarm of Butterflies’ in Volume 27 Issue 3

 

July 2018 Published

Published my poem ‘Left Undone’ in Volume 26 Issue 6

 

May 2018 Published

Published my poem ‘Wardrobe’ in Volume 26 Issue 4

 

January / February 2018 Published

Published three of my poems ‘Tides of Us’, ‘Figure Out’ and ‘Seven cups of chá (tea)’ in Volume 26 Issue 1

 

July 2017 Published

Published my poem ‘Schubert Impromptu No 3 Piano Played On’ in Volume 25 Issue 5

 

The Criterion

February 2019 Published

Published my poem titled ‘Honey’ in The Criterion: An International Journal in English Vol. 10, Issue-I

http://www.the-criterion.com/V10/n1/Melinda.pdf

 

Mekong Review

February 2019 Published

Published my poem titled ‘Meandering’ in Mekong Review – February-April 2019 Vol 4, No 2 – Southeast Asian Literary Magazine

https://mekongreview.com/

 

The Felt

January 2019 Published

Published my poems titled ‘Orange Blossoms’ and ‘Smoking’ in ilylali – Anthology of Forests – Literature Journal online magazine

www.ilylali.com

 

Brushfire Literature & Arts Journal

December 2018 Published

Published my poem titled ‘Mobile’ in Brushfire Fall edition 2018 – Brushfire Literature & Arts Journal online magazine

http://unrbrushfire.org/

 

Hawai’i Review – Kumu & Kupuna – Publishers Journal Online

July 2018 Published

Published my spoken word pieces / poems ‘Tokens of Beauty’ and ‘Paper Heart’

http://hawaiireview.org/

 

Thirty West Publishing House – The Weekly Degree – Publishers Journal Online

May 2018 Published

Published my spoken word piece / poem ‘Arlines’ in The Weekly Degree online

https://www.thirtywestph.com/column/

 

Backstory (Swinburne University) – Publishers Journal Online

June 2017 Published

Published three of my non-fiction historical poems in Issue 3 online

http://www.backstoryjournal.com.au/category/issues/issue-three-issues/

 

‘At the Assassin’s Hands’

Elegy Poem

http://www.backstoryjournal.com.au/2017/06/17/assassins-hands-melinda-jane/

 

‘Sunday 11th July 1875 – Just before 8ish!’

Prose Poem

http://www.backstoryjournal.com.au/2017/06/17/sunday-11th-july-1875-just-8ish-melinda-jane/

 

‘Helen Mitchell Photography 1873’

Ekphrastic Poetry

http://www.backstoryjournal.com.au/2017/06/17/helen-mitchell-photography-1873-melinda-jane/

 

Rambutan Literary – Publishers Journal Online

June 2017 Published

Published my poem ‘Liko – protected by Buddha’

http://www.rambutanliterary.com/issue-four-melinda-jane.html

 

Fellowship of Australian Writers

National Literary Awards 2016

Di Cranston Script Section

March 2017

Highly Commended for my play titled ‘The Farmer’s Wife’

http://www.fawvic.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/aFAW-National-Literay-Awards-2016.pdf

 

‘The Currawong and the Owl’

Written by Melinda Jane, Illustrated by Hamish

August 2015 Published

Picture book for children

http://www.thepoetmj.com/

http://www.riddochartgallery.org.au/other-local-artist-items/

http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/198060606?selectedversion=NBD55475322

http://link.belmont.wa.gov.au/portal/The-currawong-and-the-owl-written-by-Melinda/t8Keu1Wd5XY/