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INTERNATIONAL POETRY COMPETITION with a metallic theme and an Italian venue…

Poetry on the Lake
Patron: Carol Ann Duffy
13th International Poetry Competition.

Lake of Orta as a mirror

Lake of Orta as a mirror (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Closing 22nd April 2013.
Theme: Metal (include a metallic word, anything from gold to Goldilocks).

Categories:
Open: Judge – Anne-Marie Fyfe (free or traditional verse, anything goes. Max 60 lines),`

Formal Verse: Judge – Kevin Bailey (set rhyme, metre or line schemes, max 40 lines),

Short poems: Imtiaz Dharker (max 10 lines).

Prizes:
£400
 £200 (two prizes)
£100 (three prizes)
Fees: £5 extra if you send by email
PLUS award ceremony at Lake Orta, Italy
Results in June.

Read all the rules carefully HERE and good luck!

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2 comments on “INTERNATIONAL POETRY COMPETITION with a metallic theme and an Italian venue…

  1. susioddball
    March 18, 2013

    Thanks Bridget where do you send it to?

  2. bridget whelan
    March 18, 2013

    Sorry, the link didn’t work perhaps because I didn’t add it!. Should do now but belt and braces here is the website http://www.poetryonthelake.org I like the fact this competition caters for free verse and more traditional poems and for really, really short ones. Good luck Susi!

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