Surprise Encounters HeadStuff Poetry Competition 2018 - HeadStuff.org

Winner – ‘Another Question You Don’t Know The Answer To’ By Patrick Holloway

‘Another Question You Don’t Know The Answer To’ By Patrick Holloway

2nd Place – ‘Small Blues’ By Ilyana Kuhling

‘Small Blues’ By Ilyana Kuhling

3rd Place – ‘Fair Green Amenities Site 1997’ By Glen Wilson

'Fair Green Amenities Site 1997' By Glen Wilson

13 Commended Poems Chosen by our Judges Colm Keegan & Erin Fornoff

‘Untold’ By Lindsey Reid

‘Hail to the Library and the Thief’ By Rachel Burns

‘Thank you for Listening’ By Eric Dillon

‘The Soul’s Veneer’ By Trish Bennett

‘Skating Along a Found Line’ By Jamie Stedmond

‘Alive And Well And Shopping In Aldi’ By Amy Redmond

‘After The Rain’ by Barbara Murray

‘Piano’ By Atar Hadri

‘while the hip hop is on MTV (Randy B.)’ By Jennifer Cook

‘See. I Found This Song’ By Liz Gallagher

‘That Moment with the Milk’ By Laura Morgan

‘Haunting’ By Paul Hetherington

‘Slut’ By Hollie Byrne

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