Meet the Judges

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Jen Cowley judge of Grieve competition

Jen Cowley

National Association of Loss and Grief

Doris Zagdanski judge of Grieve competition

Doris Zagdanski

All About Grief

Andy Jackson

Poetry Judge

Rachael Mead

Poetry Judge

Margot Moore judge of Grieve competition

Margot Moore

Beyond Blue

Dr Cath Kezelman judge of Grieve competition

Dr Cath Kezelman

Blue Knot Foundation for Survivors of Childhood Trauma

Grieve comp judge

Robert Sams

Lifeline, Hunter and Central Coast

Ian Rawson, judge of Grieve prize

Ian Rawson

Hunter Mental Health Services

Miriam Low judge of Grieve competition

Miriam Low

Dementia Australia

Mary Ringstad judge of Grieve competition

Mary Ringstad

Calvary Mater Hospital

John Hardy judge of Grieve competition

John Hardy

Australian Suicide Prevention Foundation

Garry Bellenger

Garry Bellenger

Manager, Newcastle and Lake Macquarie Memorial Parks

Elena Terol - judge of Grieve

Elena Terol

Mindframe - safe media reporting, portrayal and communication about suicide, mental ill-health, alcohol and other drugs

Jane Newling judge of Grieve competition

Jayne Newling

Author of 'Missing Christopher'

Supatra Gill

PhD Candidate - English and Creative Writing
University of Newcastle

Patricia Feenan judge of Grieve competition

Patricia Feenan

Author of 'Holy Hell'

Grieve Anthologies

Stories, essays, poems selected by the judges of the Grieve Writing Competition .

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