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Posted 07.02.14 in Workshop

Crossing the Line – Helen Mort’s final Cape farewell challenge

Former Foyle Young Poet Helen Mort sets out her fourth and final poetry writing challenge, asking you to respond to images from Cape Farewell’s archive of photos, videos and blog posts.

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Posted 17.01.14 in Workshop

Building it up, breaking it down – Helen Mort’s third Cape Farewell challenge

Former Foyle Young Poet Helen Mort sets out her third poetry writing challenge, asking you to respond to images from Cape Farewell’s archive of photos, videos and blog posts.

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Posted 23.12.13 in Workshop

On the Move – Helen Mort’s second Cape Farewell writing challenge

Former Foyle Young Poet Helen Mort sets out her second poetry writing challenge, asking you to respond to images from Cape Farewell’s archive of photos, videos and blog posts.

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Posted 20.12.13 in Workshop

Vanishing Acts – Helen Mort sets the first of her new Cape Farewell challenges

Five-times-Foyle Young Poet and TS Eliot Prize-nominated Helen Mort introduces the first of her four poetry writing challenges, asking you to respond to images from Cape Farewell’s archive of photos, videos and blog posts.

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Posted 19.12.13 in Writing

‘If I Could’ by Jake Reynolds

Jakes’s poem was a runner-up in the English National Ballet challenge to write a poem inspired by the epic love story of Conrad and Medora from Le Corsaire, the ballet based on Lord Byron’s poem The Corsair (1814).

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‘Wild Bouquet’ by Sylvia Villa

Sylvia’s poem was a runner-up in the English National Ballet challenge to write a poem inspired by the epic love story of Conrad and Medora from Le Corsaire, the ballet based on Lord Byron’s poem The Corsair (1814).

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‘Le Corsaire’ by Flora de Falbe

Flora’s poem won the English National Ballet challenge, to write a poem inspired by the epic love story of Conrad and Medora from Le Corsaire, the ballet based on Lord Byron’s poem The Corsair (1814).

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Posted 07.11.13 in Workshop

The Free Word challenge – is there a crisis of trust?

Young Poets Network has teamed up with Free Word, who work at the meeting point of literature, literacy and free expression, to offer you the chance to write a new poem inspired by the theme of ‘trust’. Winners will receive prizes, publication and a reading opportunity – read on for further details, as Free Word tells us more about the idea of trust and the poetry challenge:

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Posted 29.10.13 in Writing

‘Ten Pound Note’ by Alice Cattley

Alice’s poem was selected in response to Fielding Ronshaugen’s challenge to try out automatic writing.

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‘Burn Notice’ by Annabelle Fuller

Annabelle’s poem was selected in response to Fielding Ronshaugen’s challenge to try out automatic writing.

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