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NATURE 20/20 - shortlist

Willowdown Books is proud to announce a new poetry anthology chosen from entries to the Nature 20/20 poetry competition.

 

“2020 is such an iconic date, with Nature and the Environment possibly the most important topic of the future – so the time for a poetry competition based on this conjunction of themes, seemed perfect.”
GK Grieve (Nature 20/20 Competition Sponsor, Nov. 2019

 

Willowdown Books welcomes the opportunity with work with GK Grieve to curate and produce a new exciting anthology on the theme of Nature 20/20"

Trevor Maynard (Managing editor, Willowdown Books)

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THE SHORTLISTED POETS FOR NATURE 20/20 are

Oona Aryia, Sara Brown, Walt Benson, Jeremy Barron, Erika Burkhalter, Mariangela Canzi, Tim Dolland, Samantha Eads, Jenny Freeman, Brian M Falconer, Stuart Forrest, Ken Fenn, Dean Gessie, Charles Gillespie, John Jacobson, Jacob Klein, John Krieg, Madaline Heit Lipton, Sara Martin, Cara Mackey, Jennifer O’Reilley, Ronald Peat, Holly Brians Ragusa, Konnie Rinsinger, , Leon Stevens, Judy Strang, Nana Tokatli, The Poet Michael, The Yan, John M Tithe, Simon Yately, Lynne Zotalis

The winner will receive a cash prize of $200.

1.  Press contact Trevor Maynard at poetry@trevormaynard.com on 0 44 7966 079968 or by snail mail at Willowdown Books, 105 Crockford Park Road, Addletone, Surrey, UK, KT 15 2LP

2. GK Grieve is a UK based poet, published in The Poetic Bond III, IV, V, VI, and VIII.

3. The competition will be administered, curated and published by Willowdown Books.

 

4. There will be three prizes; $200, $25, and $10.  The shortlist has been selected by Willowdown Books, and the winners will be chosen by a panel of GK Grieve, Trevor Maynard, and JE Bird.   

 

5. Trevor Maynard, UK based poet, writer and editor.  He is owner/manager of Poetry, Review and Discuss Group, a major poetry group on LinkedIn.  His latest poetry collection is GREY SUN, DARK MOON.   Trevor is also the author of several plays.  Further information at http://www.trevormaynard.com

 

6.  JE Bird is a UK based artist and writer, and the chief proof-reader at Willowdown Books.  

 

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