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 Annie Blake is an Australian writer, divergent thinker and researcher. She is a wife and mother of five children. She started school as an EAL student and was raised and, continues to live in a multicultural and industrial location in the West of Melbourne. Her main interests include psychoanalysis and metaphysics. She is currently focusing on in medias res and arthouse writing. She enjoys exploring symbology and the surreal and psychedelic nature of unconscious material. She is a member of the C G Jung Society of Melbourne and Existentialist Society in Melbourne. You can visit her on https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100009445206990

Her work has been published or is forthcoming in Visitant, Lonesome October Lit, Menacing Hedge, The Cerurove, The Wax Paper, Neologism Poetry Journal, Blakelight, Minetta Review, Hungry Chimera Magazine, The Writing Disorder, The Lark, Misfitmagazine.net/, The Furious Gazelle, Gone Lawn, Futures Trading, Cat on a Leash Review, 45th Parallel, Communion Arts Journal, Borrowed Solace, Gambling the Aisle, The RavensPerch, West Texas Literary Review, Typehouse Literary Magazine, Riggwelter Press, Lady Blue Literary Arts Journal, The Hunger, The Slag Review, Sky Island Journal, Trampset, Anomaly Literary Journal, Haikuniverse, North of Oxford, Blue Heron Review, 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 elsewhere.

 

Her poem ‘These Grey Streets’ was nominated for the 2017 Pushcart Prize by Vine Leaves Literary Journal. Her Fiction ‘How I Swallowed a Snake’ has just been nominated for the 2018 Pushcart Prize by The Slag Review.

 

 

Monday, 20 August 2018

A big thank you to Leah Newsom (Founding Editor), Chelsea Liston (Editor) & Chloe Boxer (Editor) for accepting my poem 'De Profundis' for publication in Spilled Milk Magazine  (Issue 9, 31st of August, 2018) - Tempe, Arizona

Monday, 13 August 2018

I would like to thank Nate Ragolia (Editor) for accepting my Experimental Prose 'Folie a Deux' for publication in Boned. I am honored to be part of this journal! - Denver, Colorado

Thursday, 2 August 2018

I would like to thank Christopher Fields (Editor) for accepting my poem 'The Ritual' for publication in Neologism Poetry Journal (November Issue) - Greenfield, Massachusetts

Saturday, 21 July 2018

Rapt to have my poem 'Birds' accepted for publication in Gasher Journal. Thank you to Whitney Kerutis, Managing Editor and the team! My poem will appear in the August online issue, Daily Doses - Boulder, Colorado
Birds

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I would like to thank Julia Leverone (Editor/Translations) & Emily Myrick (Prose Reader) for accepting my Experimental Fiction 'In the Name of the Son'. It will appear in Sakura Review - Ninth Issue, 2018 - Denton Texas

Sunday, 15 July 2018

Thank you to Erica Mena (Executive Director) & David Weiden (Fiction Editor) for accepting my Experimental Fiction 'Hell is For Children' for publication in Anomalous Press. I am very excited to be part of this journal which celebrates experimental writing! - International 

Thursday, 7 June 2018

So excited to have my four poems 'The Man Who Hatched From the Moon', 'Salva Animam Meam', 'The Assumption' and  'When I Fly Without Balloons' accepted for publication by Andrea Janda (Managing Editor) and Mary Breaden (Managing Editor). These poems will appear in Visitant throughout 2018 - Brooklyn, New York
The Man Who Hatched From the Moon