Enter the 2020 Young Romantics Poetry Prize

Poets are asked to write on the theme of Songbird.

This can be interpreted freely – whether about birds, song, birdsong or any combination thereof. Poems can be comic or serious, avant garde or traditional, but the Judges do advise that works flying too far from the theme will not be considered.

Rules and Formatting

Poems should be:

Entries must be original. Plagiarism will not be accepted. The poem must
not have been published previously, either in print or online or in any other
media, nor previously submitted to us.

Poets can enter up to 2 poems. Please submit each poem using a separate online form.

Entry is free.

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