Sarah Fletcher, Foyle Young Poet Winner 2012, calls for your poems in the last of our August challenges – a month of exciting reading and writing tasks from Foyle Young Poets to get your teeth stuck into!
Fielding Ronshaugen, a former Foyle Winner and Foyle Summer Intern at the Poetry Society, introduces the first of our August challenges – a month of exciting reading and writing tasks from Foyle Young Poets to get your teeth stuck into!
The Poetry Society’s fabulous spoken word competition SLAMbassadors wants your poems and raps on the theme of ‘Identity’.
The Poetry Society is delighted to present a brand new short film celebrating the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award, featuring the 2012 poets, judges Helen Mort and Christopher Reid plus interviews with former winners of the Award.
Here’s our scoop on how to give yourself the best chance when entering a poetry competition or poetry contest.
So what does a YPL in Herefordshire do and how do you get to be one anyway? Prize-winning young poet and YPL Hal Husbands explains.
Does performing live make you tremble, stammer and give you an urge to be anywhere but the stage you’re on? Don’t worry – this is perfectly normal and you can control it, explains Joelle Taylor