Poetry Competition

Pen a Prizewinner!

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2nd August 2019

This year’s Poetry Competition is open to all aspiring and practising poets, aged 16 years and over.


The theme for the competition is Who we are: our roots, and our shoots and poems of any form are eligible, free verse or rhyming, up to fourteen lines in length.


The closing date for entries is 2nd August, and poems should be posted or delivered in hard copy only to:
The Nairn Bookshop, 94 High Street, Nairn IV12 4DE.


The competition will be judged by two eminent poets to find the one overall winning entry and a runner-up. The winning poets will have an opportunity to read their
poems during the Poetry Platform, and prizes will be awarded.


The Poetry Competition is generously sponsored by
The Nairn Bookshop