We are pleased to announce the results of the Swale Life Poetry Competition (November 2011) as judged by Geoff Stevens.
There are 7 commended in no particular order:
K. Woodrow – ‘Graffiti Artist, 37, seeks symbol with gsoh
Adrian Bushen – Schubertiad
Michael Newman – Sunrise at Wainlode
Michael Newman – In the Key of Regret
Michael Newman – News from Wales
C.J. Korta – A Dorset Couple
Garden Pests – Flick Spear
The Highly Commended Poems which win prizes of £10 each are:
Roger Elkin – Sun Street, Shelton
Troy Elliot – Hurricane Rita
The winner of the Third Prize of £30.00 is Bruce Harris – Commuter Computer
The Second Prize of £50.00 goes to Christian Ward – Scafell
And the First Prize of £100.00 goes to Noelle Janaczewska – Once upon a Tiger
These 12 poems, together with the winners and commended poems from the previous 3 Swale Life International Poetry Competitions held in 2011 will be included in the anthology to be published in December.