Niles Public Library Teen Scene Blog

Congratulations to our Poetry Winners!
May 7, 2008, 1:27 am
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First Place: William Wallis for his poem “The Wreck of the Attica
Second Place: Alicia Tatiana Carletto for her poem “Where I’m From”
Third Place: Samuel Fuller for his poem “Voices”
Honorable Mention: Geoffrey Wallis for his poem “The Six Romans”

The winning poems are currently on display on the 3rd floor of the library.  They are also included in copies of a booklet that is availble free to the public.

Thank you to everyone who submitted poems this year!  There were many great poems and they were all enjoyable to read.  Please do not feel discouraged if your poem didn’t win a prize, but continue to write and share your writing with others.


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can i send my poetry?do you pay too?

Comment by rahul0447

The poetry contest is closed for the year. We accept entries by email and snail mail from March 1 to mid-April every year, to coincide with National Poetry Month. We do provide gift cards to our first, second, and third place winners.

Comment by nileslibya

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