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Annie Blake is an Australian writer who has work published or forthcoming in Sky Island Journal, The Slag Review, Trampset, Blue Heron Review, North of Oxford, Mascara Literary Review, Red Savina Review, Antipodes, Uneven Floor, The Voices Project, Into the Void, Southerly, Hello Horror, Verity La, GFT Press, About Place Journal, Gravel, Australian Poetry Journal, Cordite Poetry Review and more. Her poem ‘These Grey Streets’ was nominated for the 2017 Pushcart Prize by Vine Leaves Literary Journal. She is excited about the process of self-actualization, research in psychoanalysis, philosophy and cosmogony. She holds a Bachelor of Teaching, a Graduate Diploma in Education and is a member of the C G Jung Society of Melbourne and Existentialist Society in Melbourne.


Sunday, 21 January 2018

So happy to have my poem 'I Am Eye Skins Still' accepted for publication by Communion Arts Journal. Thank you to Jane Williams (Writer) and Ralph Wessman (Publisher) for their support. My poem will be released in the next issue (June, 2018) - Tasmania, Australia

Saturday, 20 January 2018

Thrilled to have my poem 'I Was a Hole in the Snow' accepted for publication in the next issue of 45th Parallel. Thank you to Ben Swimm (Poetry Editor) and the team for their support. 45th Parallel's symbolic meaning is 'in-between place' which is a concept I'm exploring a great deal in my writing right now. This journal is affiliated with Oregon State University's School of Writing, Literature, and Film - Corvallis, Oregon

Friday, 12 January 2018

So rapt to have my prose 'The Beautiful Suicides' accepted for publication in Borrowed Solace. I would like to thank Amber Porter (Fiction Editor) and the team for their support. It will be released in 2018 - Colorado Springs, Colorado 

Saturday, 23 December 2017

Very excited to have my poem 'Inuksuk' accepted for publication by Poetry Editor, Adam Van Alstyne. Thank you to the team for their hard work. I am honored to be a part of Gambling the Aisle - Denver, Colorado

Monday, 11 December 2017

Thank you to Eloise Bruce (Editor) and the team for publishing my two poems 'I Have Watched my Kin Knitting their Skin Over Bones' and 'Fathers Who Become Soldiers' in The RavensPerch. Very excited to be a contributor!
Fathers Who Become Soldiers
I Have Watched my Kin Knitting their Skin Over Bones

Friday, 1 December 2017

I would like to thank Claire Meler (Founder & Publisher) & Alaina Richardson (Editor) for accepting my poem 'Elucidating the Definition of Pain' for the next edition of Lady Blue Literary Arts Journal! - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
I would like to thank Amy Kinsman (Managing Editor) for accepting my two poems 'Virginity' and 'Feelings in Words   Hang' for the seventh issue of Riggwelter (March 1st, 2018) - Manchester, England