Lily Holloway


Sentries (The Spinoff, forthcoming)
Three poems (Aotearoa LGBTQIA+ Anthology, forthcoming)
Getting Colder (Aniko Press, forthcoming)
Two poems (Poetry New Zealand Yearbook 2021, forthcoming)
Blue (Overcommunicate: Love Poems, October 2020)
Four poems (The Banyan Review, Fall 2020)
a girl’s name a headline (Midway Journal, Volume 4, Issue 3)
stocktaking during venlafaxine discontinuation (Scum, July 2020)
rimu road (Poetry Lab Shanghai, Summer 2020)
Two Poems (Milly Magazine, May 2020)
Three Poems (Three Lamps, Spring 2019)
the bluebeard (NZPS a fine line, Summer 2019/2020)
modernity to globalisation (The Spinoff, October 2019)
24 (Mayhem 2019)

Other Writing
Auckland in 100 Words (Interesting Journal Edition 10, forthcoming)
Interview with Aniko Press (September 2020)
‘Dirt’, ‘My Street’, ‘Magic’ and ‘University’ (Starling, Issue 10)
Waiting for Metamorphosis (The Pantograph Punch, July 2020)
Review of Lost and Somewhere Else by Jenny Bornholdt (NZPS Poetry Micro-reviews, 2020)
I wander, she holds my hand (Mayhem Issue 7, 2019)
Happily Ever After: Life After the Ring (Interesting Journal Edition 9, 2019)
Gay Womxn for Trans Rights (Overcommunicate Magazine, Edition 3, 2019)
Flying (Mindfood, November 2019)
Participant in Auckland Theatre Company’s Young Writers’ Table 2019
News: Meat Club Butchers O-Week Campaign with Bull-Headed Tee-Shirts (Craccum Issue 3, 2018)
Opinion-maker: Rents, racism, getting around - head girl lists priorities for Auckland post local elections (Stuff, September 2016)

Writing Awards
2020 Long-listed for the Monica Taylor Poetry Prize
2020 Highly Commended in the Caselberg Trust International Poetry Prize
2020 Shimon Weinroth Prize in Poetry
2020 Second Place in Charles Brasch Young Writers’ Essay Competition
2020 Kendrick Smithyman Scholarship in Poetry
2020 Judges’ Selection in Given Words National Poetry Day Competition
2019 Best Poem in Given Words National Poetry Day Competition (Translated into Spanish here)
2019 Highly Commended in Divine Muses New Voices - Emerging Poets Competition
2019 Shortlisted in the Monash Undergraduate Prize for Creative Writing

Editorial Work
Editorial board member for Beyond Queer Words: A Collection of Poems 2020
Editorial board member for Interesting Journal 2020 (Issues 10 & 11)