POETRY, POLITICS, PROVOCATION AND POPULAR CULTURE SINCE 2005
Wednesday, 25 June 2014
EYEWEAR POETS HIGHLY COMMENDED!
THIS JUST IN....
Mean to Me’ from Ship of the Line by Penny Boxall & ‘Trepidation’ from The Rottweiler's
Guide to the Dog Owner by S.J. Fowler
We are pleased to
tell you that Penny Boxall and S. J. Fowler have beenHighly
Commended by the judgesfor this year’s Forward Prizes for Poetry.
Their poems will therefore be published this autumn in The Forward Book
of Poetry 2015. The judging panel was chaired by Jeremy Paxman, and
included poets Dannie Abse, Vahni Capildeo and Helen Mort, plus
singer/songwriter Cerys Matthews.