Paul Hardacre

Paul Hardacre's poetry has appeared in the anthologies In the criminal's cabinet: An nthology of poetry and fiction (nth position press), The Second Wellington International Poetry Festival Anthology (HeadworX), Greatest Hits - JAAM 21: An Anthology of Writing 1984-2004 (HeadworX/Earl of Seacliffe Art Workshop), (Some from) Diagram: An anthology of text, art, and schematic (Del Sol Press), and Short Fuse: The Global Anthology of New Fusion Poetry (Rattapallax Press). His first collection of poetry, The Year Nothing, was published by HeadworX in 2003. His unpublished poetry manuscript, Love in the place of rats, was shortlisted for the Thomas Shapcott Award in both 2003 and 2004. In 2003/04 he completed a third (and also currently unpublished) collection, The river is far behind us, with the assistance of a Major Grant from Arts Queensland. Paul currently lives and works in Chiang Mai, Thailand, and is managing editor of papertigermedia.