Posts Tagged "prize"

Hallmark Romantic Verse Competition Returns for Valentine’s 2011

Hallmark Romantic Verse Competition Returns for Valentine’s 2011

Hallmark Romantic Verse Competition Returns for Valentine’s 2011 BRADFORD, England, January 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — – UK Wide Search for the Best Twittermantic – Winner Receives a Luxury Romantic Break Away After the huge success of last year’s Twittermantic competition, which saw more than 600 entries, Hallmark Cards is again giving the UK’s wannabe...

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Poetry triumphs

Poetry triumphs

Christopher Reid’s Costa Book Awards winning collection of poems arrived today – ‘A Scattering’. Costa Book Award Winning Poetry "A Scattering" The surprise winner of the important £30,000 literary prize, and only the fourth poet to achieve the accolade, Reid joins the ranks of Ted Hughes, Douglas Dunn and Seamus Heaney. The choice was supported by ‘a...

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Enjoying Rapture

Enjoying Rapture

Carol Ann Duffy Carol Ann Duffy’s Rapture With  Scottish poet  Carol Ann Duffy appointed the first female Poet Laureate, it’s a step forward for beautiful, accessible, understandable poetry that appeals to a wide audience.  That doesn’t mean Duffy’s poems are not exquisite, well constructed, masterly...

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