Bring your writing to share, poetry or prose, or come listen and enjoy. Everyone welcome.
MC: Johanna Aitchison.
Johanna Aitchison originally trained as a lawyer but, on a whim, quit her job to become a writer. She has an MA in creative writing from Victoria University, was the Massey University Writer in Residence in 2012, and has a residency at the international writers programme in Iowa in 2015. Her debut chapbook Oh My God I’m Flying (Pemmican Press) was published in 1999, and her 2007 collection Long Girl Ago (VUP) was shortlisted for best book of poetry in 2008. Her second book of poetry Miss Dust (Seraph Press) was published in 2015. She is currently studying for her PhD.