Poetry Competition Shortlist
A massive thanks to everyone who entered the poetry competition and for your kind donations to Maggie’s Centre too.
Also, a big thanks to the judges who have now shortlisted the poems – we really appreciate your time and efforts as there have been almost 300 to chose from! There were so many excellent entries and it has proven to be a very tough task indeed.
The final stage of judging is taking place and we hope to make an announcement about the winner and runners up very soon.
The shortlist is as follows:
When Sleep Descends – Daniel Brady
My Role Model – Julie Shackman
Sunflowers – Rebecca Swan
Carnival – Alison Faye
We Are Blind – Caoillin Hughes
Come Home to the Hearth – Judith Bristow
The Way it Used to be – Bernie Bickerton
Darkening Winter Day – Sue Gerrard
When T Meets B – Erin Keeble
Keep on Fighting – Claire Gee
Silent Voice – Neelam Shah
I am Me – David A Stansfield
We are sure you will enjoy reading these excellent poems and the panel now has the task of selecting the winner (who will receive a £100 prize in book tokens) and two runners up (who will receive £50 prizes in book tokens respectively). 😊 📚 🖊