Category Archives: Poetry

Early April

If you’re wondering about the results of our 2017 poetry competition then check back here in early April. I’ve given Jillian Sullivan the month of March to work her way through the entries. Once she lets me know the results … Continue reading

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Autumn is upon us

Our Autumn 2017 poets Summer seemed to slip by us in the South so we’re hoping for an exceptionally mild, warm and windless autumn. A friend just rang me and said she enjoyed this “Mother ” edition. I was puzzled … Continue reading

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Completing the To Do List

Get through Christmas Day Survive the Boxing Day Sales Start working on entry for PitWR 2017 competition

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Happy Holidays

Christmas Greetings from  Poems in the Waiting Room (NZ)  

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Summer 2016

Poems in the Waiting Room presents our Summer 2016 poetry card, full of superb writing. We have printed 7750 poetry cards for this, our 33rd, edition of Poems in the Waiting Room(NZ).  Look out for this Summer blue poetry card in your nearest … Continue reading

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2017 Poetry competition

The PitWR trustees would like to thank  Otago University Press and Otago University Bookshop for their long-term support of our annual poetry competition. And we welcome Dunedin’s theartdept.org to our sponsorship team. The Conditions of Entry look terrifyingly long but I … Continue reading

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AND it’s finished

Sheryl and I finished our first StepSisters project today. Sheryl is responsible for all the artwork while I organise, provide encouragement, chat to passersby and read stories to Sheryl – hence our logo!  We’re looking forward to our next Poems … Continue reading

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