Jackson

JACKSON, based in WA, seeks poems that work whether declaimed loudly or whispered in the mind. She is the founding editor of Uneven Floor poetry blogzine, unevenfloorpoetry.blogspot.com. In 2015 Jackson commenced a PhD in Writing at Edith Cowan University. In 2014 she won the Ethel Webb Bundell Poetry Award and came second in the Glen Phillips Poetry Prize and the Karen W Treanor Poetry Award. In 2013 Mulla Mulla Press published Jackson’s second collection lemon oil and Fremantle Press a micro-collection. She also released an album, The right metaphor. Jackson’s guest performances include the Tasmanian and Queensland Poetry Festivals. In 2009 she founded Perth Poetry Club. The National Library of Australia archives Jackson’s collected poems and online home Proximity, proximitypoetry.com.