Claire Dyer and Rosie Jackson win Bath Short Poem Competition

Claire Dyer and Rosie Jackson
Claire Dyer and Rosie Jackson

Poetry Society Members Claire Dyer (Reading) and Rosie Jackson (Frome) won Joint First Prize winners in the Bath Short Poem Competition, judged by Rachael Boast.

It’s been a great year for both poets. Claire won won the Torriano Poetry Competition, and was commended in The Poetry Society’s Stanza Competition. Rosie won the Hilly Cansdale Prize at Wells Festival of Literature, and was second in the Battered Moons competition. Rosie is also the Poetry Society Stanza rep for Frome in Somerset.

2nd prize went to Louise Green, and 3rd went to Jonathan Steffan.

Read more, including the judge’s comments

15 October 2015