Poetry Competition

Original poetry and short fiction to startle and entertain
 

Bournemouth National Poetry Day Competition

Bournemouth National Poetry Day Competition for Poetry and Flash Fiction winners

Competition organised by Poet Laureate for Bournemouth Myriam San Marco and Bournemouth Libraries on the theme of 'Messages' for National Poetry Day. The winners and runners up read their entries at an award ceremony at The Winchester as part of Freeway Poets event.

Bournemouth National Poetry Day Competition 2016

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Winner -  Poetry:  Gail Aldwin  - Starlings

Winner - Flash fiction:  Sally Lewis - Text Talk

Highly Commended -  Poetry:

Nkech Nwokolo - Messages to my father
John Catanach – El Toque de Silencio

Highly Commended - Flash Fiction:

Gail Aldwin  – In the Highlands
Susannah O’Brien  – The Cheese Sandwich