View the list of all authors selected to be published
in the 2021 Grieve anthology – vol. 9

Congratulations, David Terelinck,
winner of this award
for the poem
‘I Don’t Bring A Casserole’

$2000

Congratulations, Emily Noske,
winner of this award
for the poem
‘What is Grief?’

Congratulations, Sally Davies,
winner of this award
for the prose piece
‘Minutiae’

$500

Congratulations, Polly Watkins,
winner of this award
for the prose piece
‘Splendour in Darkness’

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$500

Congratulations, Kristen Roberts,
winner of this award for the poem ‘Writing a Heron’

Terry Lynch

$400 In Memoriam Award

an award for a poem about grief

Donated by the Lynch family
In memory of Terry Lynch

Congratulations, J. M. Wildie,
winner of this award for the piece ‘Dog Ears’

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an award for a story or poem about grief or loss after the death of a child

Congratulations, R I Quin,
winner of this award for the poem ‘Gold Lining’

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$250

Congratulations, Celeste Alway, winner of this award for
the prose piece ‘Mother’ 
 

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Congratulations, Hannah Koskinen, winner of this award for
the prose piece ‘Intermission’
 

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$250

an award for a story or poem about grief or loss other than death

Congratulations, David Brewster,
winner of this award
for the poem
‘Close, but…’ 

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$200

Congratulations, Damen O’Brien,
winner of this award
for the poem
‘What We Learned from the
 Geisha Girl’ 

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$200

Congratulations,  Rosanna Diacci,
winner of this award
for the prose piece ‘Lungs’

$200 In Memoriam Award

Donated by Joy Rappo
In Memory of Anthony Rappo

Congratulations,
Jeanette Gellard,
author of ‘Aftereffect’
and Margret Lockwood,
author of ‘Fire and Ash’ who each win a $100 World Award. 

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$200

2 x $100 awards for stories or poems about the environment – drought, bushfire, flood, habitat loss, our oceans and forests etc

Congratulations,
Emma Simpson,
winner of this award
for the prose piece
‘Life Lessons’ 

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$200

Congratulations,
Morna Seres,
winner of this award
for the prose piece
‘And Just Like That’

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$200

Congratulations,
Kate Crowcroft,
winner of this award
for the poem
‘Aubade for my unborn’ 

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$100

Congratulations,
Tahlia Dent,
winner of this award
for the prose piece
‘Birthday Song’ 

Jan Wade

$100 In Memoriam Award

Donated by Christeen Kaluaat
In memory of Jan (Wendy) Wade

 

Congratulations,
Frankie Wright,
winner of this award for the prose piece ‘I Don’t Want to Remember’ 

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$100

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

Congratulations, Tim Collins,
winner of this award for the poem ‘Our Final Conversation’ 

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$100

 

Congratulations, Catherine Irvine,
winner of this award for the prose piece ‘She Is …’ 

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$100

Congratulations,
Jennifer Harrison,

winner of this award for the poem ‘Retrieving Gold’

 

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$100

Congratulations,
Shari Kocher,
winner of this award for the poem ‘Signs’ 

$100

Congratulations, Sally Eberhardt,
winner of this award for the
prose piece ‘A Prayer for Lost Dreams’ 

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$100

Congratulations,
Kim Nolan,

winner of this award for the poem ‘Last Words’

In Memoriam Grieve award donated by Rachael Andersson

$150 In Memoriam Award

Donated by Rachel Andersson
In Memory of
Richard A Andersson
an avid wordsmith

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