National Poetry Day Competition Results

Hello everyone! I would like to start by thanking everyone of you who have submitted your work and trusted us with it – we are privileged. We were astounded by the amount of submissions as well as the quality of work. We received a grand total of 37 entries! Congratulations to all those who have made the longlist, shortlist and if you are one of our winners!

I present to you our three winners: (In no particular order)

  1. The Tell-Tale Streetlight by David Clear

2. When Notes Become a Melody by Evie Groch

3. Choices: a day in the life of a retiree by Rachel R. Baum

The Shortlist: (In no particular order)

  1. Do What Thou Wilt Shall Be the Whole of the Law by Robert Allen

2. The Aspiring Utopian by Mark Murphy

3. Smiles the choice of rose hips hue by Mark Heathcote

4. Choices – movement of turning point by Janvi

5. Mask by Matt McGee

The Longlist: (In no particular order)

  1. Jacobin Jenny by Mark Murphy

2. Song For Tussy by Mark Murphy

3. Just Wending Your Way Home by Mark Heathcote

4. A Choice by Evie Groch

5. Sanitising Marx by Mark Murphy

6. The Right Choice by Evie Groch

7. Vellichor by Evie Groch

8. Choices by Mark Fisher

9. Couple’s Night by Matt McGee

10. Willow Rallies by Matt McGee

Keep watching the blog, because soon, we will be interviewing our winners!

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