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Poet’s Brunch – A photo Essay by June Perkins

Recently Licuala hosted a poet’s brunch at the Mission Arts, Opening Expo. The stall co-ordinator for the whole event was Sally Moroney. Licuala’s contributions were organised by Tara Webster.  Many of our members participated in the day as did some … Continue reading

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Writers Meet Again

Photo: Licuala Writers, by Lydia Valeriano’s camera. On Saturday April 9th nearly all of the Licuala Writer’s were finally able to meet up for the first time after the cyclone.  We caught up with members from Cardwell, Tully, Mission Beach … Continue reading

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MEDIA RELEASE 1 – Launching ‘Under One Sky’ Triumph of Local Writers Group

  Media Release – launch Under One Sky   ‘Under One Sky’ Triumph For Local Writers Group from the Cassowary Coast Floods, Cyclone Yasi, more floods, nothing has been able to stop the Licuala Writers from saving and now launching … Continue reading

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Licuala First Book nearing launch – preorders available now!

We are pleased to announce the near completion of the Licuala Writers First Ever Book Featuring fiction, memoir, and poetry, composed by Cassowary Coastal Regional Writers aged from 10 to 70 years. Under One Sky covers the breadth of the … Continue reading

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Update on writers group

It’s been a busy time so the blog hasn’t had much action, but just popping in to let you know how we are all going. The writing group had its regular meeting  on the weekend.  We had a lot of … Continue reading

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Anthology news – In search of title…

The Editorial team for the anthology has made our first short list.   We will be announcing successful submissions at the end of the month.  We have enjoyed reading all the submissions and we thank everyone that put something in. We … Continue reading

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Due to the late running of the press release we sent in to the Advocate, who ran a lovely story on the project today the deadline is extended until the 15th of JULY for all those wishing to submit to … Continue reading

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