Saturday 13th May, Mattie Goedegebuur + open-mike, at the Moon, on Zoom!

Perth Poetry Club has wonderful poet Mattie Goedegebuur (The Netherlands) + open-mike this Saturday 13th May, 2pm-4pm at The Moon Café and on ZOOM.

As a socially involved teacher/pedagogue, Mattie Goedegebuur now mainly works with people with psychological disabilities.  Human thoughts and emotions inspire her.  She writes from an inner urge to record observations.  She enjoys tasting the language with her pen.

Mattie has published seven Dutch poetry collections and number 8 is in English: ‘Poetic Gibberish about my PicturePlumage’.  She combines her poetry with her photography and gives her vision of the world through different perspective.

Her work has been included in more than 100 collections, you can read some of her work on the following websites:

Mattie will be appearing via Zoom.

Don’t miss this Saturday, 13th May 2023, 2pm to 4pm Perth Aus WST (GMT+8hrs).

                        Mattie Goedegebuur + open-mike

                       at The Moon Café, 323 William Street, Northbridge and on ZOOM

                       Join Zoom Meeting:

A great place/space to be on a Saturday afternoon 2pm-4pm WST, at The Moon & on Zoom.

In weeks to come, we have:

   13-May-23   Mattie Goedegebuur (The Netherlands) + open-mike

   20-May-23   Danny Gunzburg & John Lowndes + open-mike

   27-May-23   Mega Open-mike event

      3-Jun-23   Love To Read Local 2023, featuring Amy Lin & Miriam Wei Wei Lo,

                        interviewed by Coral Carter & Christine Della Vedova + open-mike

    10-Jun-23   Jaya Penelope + open-mike



7 paid opportunities to perform, Deadline May 15.

Third annual Online Poetry Fundraiser 2023 presented by DucK&dASh Poetry.

Raising money for a homelessness charity with specialised services for youth, LGBT+ and Disabilities.

Poets MUST have adequate internet and either Western Australian by birth or residency.

Poets MUST be available 7-10pm Tuesday June 20th AWST.

Poets must also be ONE (or more) of the following ~ LGBT+ ~ Disabilities/Lesser Abled (incl. Neurodiverse) ~ Experience being homeless

Please message directly. Audition process includes contact details, writer's bio and a sample poem.