Poetry publication history

Robyn’s second collection of poetry.

Robyn’s publication history spans genre, time and distance. It includes award-winning poetry, newspaper and magazine articles, short stories and more. Her poems have been published in journals and anthologies nationally, internationally and online.

Poetry publications include:

  • Not Very Quiet: the anthology. 2021. Ed Sandra Renew and Moya Pacey. Selected poems 2017-2021. Recent Work Press.
  • Verity La: Spirit of Renewal, Manly Art Gallery 2021. Poem (That window) selected for reading/broadcast.
  • Pure Slush 2021 Lifespan Issue 4. Love. (To play the point)
  • Poetry for the Planet 2021 ed Julia Kaylock and Denise O’Hagan. Littoria Press (No nursing home for hills)
  • Not Very Quiet online journal for women’s poetry. Issue 8 My father’s mask. https://not-very-quiet.com/2021/03/14/my-fathers-mask/
  • Messages from the Embers anthology 2020. Ed Julia Kaylock and Denise O’Hagan. Black Quill Press.  Forest tracks
  • Not Very Quiet online journal for women’s poetry. Issue 6. March 2020. Ed Sandra Renew and Moya Pacey.  Click-click needles https://not-very-quiet.com/2020/03/30/click-click-needles/
  • Not Very Quiet online journal Issue 5. September 2019. From waltz to rock’n’roll https://not-very-quiet.com/2019/09/21/from-waltz-to-rock-n-roll/ Foundng editors Sandra Renew and Moya Pacey. Guest ed Tricia Dearborn.
  • Mudgee Valley Writers: More than Words anthology. Accepted September 2019. Poem + photo. Sell and Regret but Sell
  • Bronze Swagman anthology 2019. Just one word. Winton Business & Tourist Association Inc.
  • Alice in Wonderland anthology, published to mark the 150th anniversary of Lewis Carroll’s masterpiece. Silver Birch Press 2015, Ed Melanie Villines: The Queen of Hearts
  • Dublin-based online literary journal The Burning Bush 2, Issue 8, August 2015, Guest Ed Joseph Horgan: Dislocated Labels https://issuu.com/burningbush2/docs/bb2_issue_8_final/7
  • Flood, Fire and Drought Ed Suzanne Edgar, Kathy Kituai, Sandra Renew and Hazel Hall, 2015, Ginninderra Press: Sell and Regret, but Sell.
  • Poetry and Place Anthology 2015, Ed Ashley Capes and Brooke Linford, Close-Up Books: Sell and Regret, but Sell.
  • Poets Past and Present. 2017. Anthology of Australian Bush Poets Association Inc: A Feather in a Locket and The Farmers’ Strike.
  • Bimblebox 153 project, 2014, curated by Jill Sampson, exhibited at Brisbane Writers Festival 2015 and other venues: Restless Wings. https://bimbleboxartproject.com/bimblebox-birds-printmaking-project/
  • Award Winning Bush Verse and Stories 2013, Ed David Campbell, Melbourne Books: Lovely Lies.
  • The Bronze Swagman Book of Verse 2012, 2018. Winton Business and Tourism Assoc Inc: Old Bill’s Regret, Rebuilding the Rock.
  • Voices of the Fire, Robyn’s first collection, was nominated for Album, Single and Published Poem of the Year in the 2014 Australian Bush Laureate Awards. ISBN: 978-0-9875044-1-8
  • Thoughts, Rorts and Farming Sorts, Robyn’s second collection, was launched in May 2018. ISBN-13: 978-0-9875044-2-5