The Battered Moons Poetry Competition 2011 is free to enter for all SN post code area residents 18 or over. It is supported by the Swindon Festival of Literature and Artswords, an Arts Council project promoting literature in Swindon. This year’s adjudicators are Lesley Saunders and Cristina Newton. The seven winners will be invited to read their winning poems at the Swindon Festival of Literature in May 2011 in the same bill as a well-known poet. Winning poems will be published in a booklet and if possible on the “Cricklade Bugle”.
Interested poets can send a maximum of 3 titled poems of up to 40 lines with no identification marks and a separate Word document attachment with the poems’ titles and their personal details to firstname.lastname@example.org before 28th February 2011. Winners to be notified by post mid April 2011.
Check the Eighteenth Swindon Festival of Literature to be held 2nd – 14th May 2011. At http://www.swindonfestivalofliterature.co.uk/
For any queries, please contact Cristina Newton: email@example.com