Congratulations to Gloucestershire Writers

  • Annie Ellis’ poem “Dear Anne Boleyn” and Sharon Larkin’s poem “Scaredy Cats” was published by Snakeskin (May 2019).
  • Kathryn Southworth has a new pamphlet published on June 10th by Dempsey and Windle. Wavelengths is a dialogue sequence of poems with Belinda Singleton, riffing on the subject of light and sound
  • Val Ormrod won the Magic Oxygen International Poetry Prize with her poem “The Gathering”. Every entry into the competition resulted in a tree being planted in Bore, Kenya. A tree will also be planted for every copy sold of the forthcoming MOLP Anthology which will feature all the winning and shortlisted poems and stories.
  • Another of Val’s poems, “Blackout” was published in the April edition of Eye Flash Poetry


Congratulations all !

Have you won any competitions lately or been placed? or having any poetry or prose published this month ?

Please let us know what you have been up to and we’d be delighted to share your good news.

With best wishes

Penny, Kathryn and Chris

GWN Co-chairs