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Competition invite for budding Somerset poets
7:30am Friday 20th September 2013 in News
SOMERSET County Council is inviting people to put pen to paper for National Poetry Day on October 3.
Somerset Library Service is encouraging people to pen a water-themed poem, of no more than 40 lines, for publication on the council’s website and display in libraries throughout the county.
Poems should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by September 25, with “water poem” in the subject heading.
The best poem by an adult will win a copy of the “Forward Book of Poetry”, while the best poem by a child will win “A Laureate's Choice - 101 Poems for Children Chosen by Carol Ann Duffy”.
Child entrants should include their age.