Pamela Miller was a very active and productive member of Ballarat Writers. She wrote short stories and poetry and won the ‘Murder at MADE’ short story competition held in conjunction with the Sisters in Crime Festival in 2014, and in early 2015 was part of the ‘Poetry Pathways’ ekphrastic project. She was also the winner of a number of Ballarat Writers monthly Flash Fiction competitions. Pamela died in June 2015 after a short illness.
The annual Pamela Miller Prize is a $100 cash prize for Ballarat Writers members only and is awarded as either a) a cumulative award for the most flash wins int he year, b) a one-off prize for November’s flash competition or c) awarded to a member to recognise acheivements in their writing career throughout the year.