Lyn Reeves i(143 works by)
Born: Established: Sydney, New South Wales, ;
Gender: Female
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Lyn Reeves has worked as a school librarian, teacher and freelance editor. She has lived in Sydney, London, Mullumbimby and Hobart. Reeves received a grant from the Literature Board of the Australia Council in 2002 and was awarded a Varuna Writers' Fellowship in the same year. She is a Tasmanian poet, and co-editor of Famous Reporter. She is also a small press publisher and editor producing fine books of poetry through her imprint, Pardalote Press.

Personal Awards

2011 Winner FAW Whitelight Award Short script award

Awards for Works

Pieces from a String of Beads Island , Spring/Summer no. 80/81 1999 single work poetry
1999 joint runner-up Gwen Harwood Memorial Poetry Prize
Untitled "tv turned off the room's colours deepen", HOBO Poetry Magazine , June no. 13 1997 single work poetry
1997 third The HOBO Haiku Competition
She Gathers the Days "she gathers the days", Imago , April vol. 4 no. 1 1992 single work poetry
1990 commended International Awards New Zealand Poetry Society's International Poetry Competition
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