Australian annual Grieve Writing Competition

in honour of Grief Awareness Month (August)

Opens February 14th 2019

Listen and watch the reading of the 2018 prizewinning pieces selected by the judges.

The 2018 Grieve vol. 6 anthology is available for sale – click to buy

Click to view the list of names of the 110 finalists featured in the anthology 

Click to view all the prizes

Meet the judges

 

Articles about Grief and Loss

Writing about Suicide. ​Did you know, for every 1 suicide there are 5 suicide attempts?

“People feel they need to have a platform to be able to talk about suicide. Grief associated with suicide can be quite different . . . families often feel quite isolated . . . writing about it can provide a safe space for them to express and externalise their grief rather that can be quite internalised and kept silent.” Jenyfer Locke says. Hear her interview:

Organisations most relevant to this interview – click to read many resources on this topic:

Everymind

R U Ok?

Conversations Matter

Suicide Prevention Australia

 

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