2018 Competition Consumer Poems

  

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The theme of this competition was 
Advocacy Through The Arts: Bringing Change Through Expression 
showing in words or pictures "what change means to you"

Entries were judged on how well they fulfilled the theme, as well as on the quality of the entry.
We are extremely appreciative of the time and consideration put in by our wonderful judges.

Poetry Judge - Dr Deanne Leber

2018 Consumer Poems

  • First Prize: Christopher Connelly - Carbon Pollution
  • Highly Commended: Lisa Ostman - Dear Siblings
  • Commended: Belinda Curby - Intensive Care
  • Special Mention: Peter Merl - Morisset Blues

2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Andrew Borovkoff - The Skies Admiring in Mirrors
Consumer Andrew Borovkoff - The Skies Admiring in Mirrors
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Beate Zanner Triggered part 1
Consumer Beate Zanner Triggered part 1
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Beate Zanner Triggered part 2
Consumer Beate Zanner Triggered part 2
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Belinda Curby Intensive Care
Consumer Belinda Curby Intensive Care
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Belinda Curby The Manly Ferry
Consumer Belinda Curby The Manly Ferry
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Christopher Connelly Being Left Behind
Consumer Christopher Connelly Being Left Behind
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Christopher Connelly Carbon Pollution
Consumer Christopher Connelly Carbon Pollution
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Dave Brady Dawn of the Universe
Consumer Dave Brady Dawn of the Universe
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer David Duval My Path to Recovery
Consumer David Duval My Path to Recovery
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer David Duval Responses
Consumer David Duval Responses
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Deanne Perry A happy psychotic
Consumer Deanne Perry A happy psychotic
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Deanne Perry Thanks for nothing
Consumer Deanne Perry Thanks for nothing
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Elizabeth Cotton - Change
Consumer Elizabeth Cotton - Change
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Emily Boskovic I am Mania
Consumer Emily Boskovic I am Mania
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Emily Boskovic Life with an Eating Disorder
Consumer Emily Boskovic Life with an Eating Disorder
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Geoffrey Robert Aitken Living in the shadows
Consumer Geoffrey Robert Aitken Living in the shadows
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Geoffrey Robert Aitken My world changed
Consumer Geoffrey Robert Aitken My world changed
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Graeme Sneesby - For Uncle Don
Consumer Graeme Sneesby - For Uncle Don
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Jane Holland My cat Lizzie and how I acquired her
Consumer Jane Holland My cat Lizzie and how I acquired her
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Jane Holland Seven litter of puppies - story from a photograph
Consumer Jane Holland Seven litter of puppies - story from a photograph
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Jeanette Young - Isaac the Bear Part 2
Consumer Jeanette Young - Isaac the Bear Part 2
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Jeanette Young - Pledge
Consumer Jeanette Young - Pledge
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Kristin Gillespie The MH Consumers NDIS Experience
Consumer Kristin Gillespie The MH Consumers NDIS Experience
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Kristin Gillespie The Wolves
Consumer Kristin Gillespie The Wolves
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Lindy Green - Poem #1
Consumer Lindy Green - Poem #1
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Lindy Green - Poem #2
Consumer Lindy Green - Poem #2
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Lisa King Shout of the wolf
Consumer Lisa King Shout of the wolf
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Lisa Ostman Dear Siblings
Consumer Lisa Ostman Dear Siblings
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Lisa Ostman What is bipolar
Consumer Lisa Ostman What is bipolar
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Mary-Kay Harrison - First Impressions of a Newcomer
Consumer Mary-Kay Harrison - First Impressions of a Newcomer
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Matthew Mitchell The Man
Consumer Matthew Mitchell The Man
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer N Buchanan - Dealing the Card
Consumer N Buchanan - Dealing the Card
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Olivia Lebreux ECT
Consumer Olivia Lebreux ECT
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Paul Hayley Disillusionment
Consumer Paul Hayley Disillusionment
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Paul Hayley The Mark of Cain
Consumer Paul Hayley The Mark of Cain
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Peter Merl -The Morisset Blues
Consumer Peter Merl -The Morisset Blues
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Sao Chheng Hoang The two dollar shop
Consumer Sao Chheng Hoang The two dollar shop
2018 Competition Consumer Poems
Consumer Stephanie Jelfs My Thoughts
Consumer Stephanie Jelfs My Thoughts