Rosie Jackson wins Berkshire Poetry Prize

Rosie Jackson
Rosie Jackson
Christine Macfarlane reads ‘Even in Sepia’

Congratulations to Poetry Society Member Rosie Jackson, who has won this year’s Berkshire Music and Arts Festival Poetry Prize with her poem ‘A Charm of Gold Finch’ and, remarkably, also came second with ‘When he offers to teach her’. Rosie is the Poetry Society Stanza rep for Frome and was the Joint winner of the Bath Short Poem Competition, and second in the Battered Moons Competition, both in 2015.

Congratulations too to Poetry Society Member Christine Macfarlane, who came third with her poem ‘Even in Sepia’. Christine and fellow Poetry Society Member Shelley Connor are among the Commended poets.

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1 March 2017