The 2022 Hachette Australia Prize for Young Writers Nonfiction Winner – S.D Munawara

S.D Munawara’s story Mental Funerals has been awarded The 2022 Hachette Australia Prize for Young Writers in the category of creative nonfiction. Munawara was presented with the award online at the National Young Writers Festival at a special event, and won a $500 cash prize, an exclusive book pack from Hachette Australia and acknowledgement of their […]

The 2022 Hachette Australia Prize for Young Writers Poetry Winner – Sammi Wu

Sammi Wu’s poem Art Class has been awarded The 2022 Hachette Australia Prize for Young Writers in the category of poetry. Wu was presented with the award online at the National Young Writers Festival at a special event, and won a $500 cash prize, an exclusive book pack from Hachette Australia and acknowledgement of their […]

The Sudden Writing Prize Winner – Jeimer Ng for ‘Hereditary’

Hereditary Several doctors now have urged me to care more for my heart’s health. They’ve noted my mother’s hereditary heart condition and all the complications that could arise in my future if I didn’t take immediate action. But when considering the abundance of hearts that my mother’s own has touched and plastered back together (mine […]