The Rialto working with the RSPB, BirdLife International and the Cambridge Conservation Initiative
Poems are invited that deal with any aspect of nature and place – these terms will be given a wide interpretation by the judge, Michael Longley.
Closing Date March 1st 2018
1st prize – £1000
2nd prize – £500
3rd prize – A place on a creative writing course
at Tŷ Newydd Writing Centre in 2018
Two additional prizes
A personal tour with Mark Cocker of his most cherished wildlife places in East Anglia.
A personal tour with Nick Davies of his beloved Wicken Fen to learn about his research there.
At our meeting on Wednesday 18 October, Dave Canning will be running a workshop exploring voice in poetry and the effects that using different voices can have in our writing. Please bring a relatively short poem with you for the practical part of the workshop, either one of your own poems or one by another poet.
As usual we meet at Lion Walk Church 7:00pm for 7:30 pm.
You’re invited to the launch of Against the Grain Poetry Press, co-founded by Mosaic member Karen Dennison, and its first pamphlet, All the Naked Daughters by Anna Kisby. It’s at 6pm Saturday 4th November at the Poetry Cafe in London.
The Poetry Society have announced the results of the Stanza Poetry Competition on the theme of ‘walls’. Read the winning poem and the top thirteen.
We hope to see you on Wednesday 20th September at Lion Walk Church for our monthly Mosaic Poetry meeting 7:00pm for 7:30 pm.
This month is a critiquing session; if you would like feedback on a poem please bring 12 copies to share. In order to organise the timing it would help if you are there by 7:20pm or if that is not possible, let Sheena (email@example.com) know in advance that you wish to be included.