Scotch Literature Festival
2003 > Myron
Myron Lysenko has produced four books of poetry & has had over
230 poems published in various anthologies & publications in
Australia, USA, England, Canada & Europe.
Myron is sometimes referred to as 'Melbourne's happy pessimist'
or 'the Michael Leunig of poetry'. He earns his living by giving
readings & conducting workshops around Australia. He lives in
Brunswick & barracks for Essendon. Is a winner of THE AUSTRALIAN
SPORTS POET AWARD.
Fun with Poetry (Yr 7, 8 and 9)
Myron will read quirky, funny poems in a variety of forms. He will give
handy hints on how to write poetry, play a few word games & guide
the students into creating their own poems by following, bending, or breaking
the rules of poetry.
to visit Myron's web page.