Thursday, April 26, 2012
writing.ie Launches Anam Cara Poetry Competition
From writing.ie: "Anam Cara Writer's and Artist's Retreat and writing.ie are once again joining forces to sponsor a writing competition, this time for poets. The winning poet will receive a place in the one-week residential retreat Speaking in Pictures: A Poetry Writing Workshop Concerning Visual Art, conducted by Susan Rich. !For a description of the workshop, go to Anam Cara's website; to learn more about Susan Rich, go to: http://poet.susanrich.net/ or read her article right here on writing.ie revealing exactly how your poetry can benefit from revision in 'It's Not What You Write, It's How You Re-write.' "This competition is for previously unpublished poems, no longer than 14 lines, inspired by I and the Village a 1911 painting by the Russian-French artist Marc Chagall, currently exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art, New York.