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For those of you interested in poetry competitions The Poetry Library has a comprehensive list of national and international competitions. For details click here
Littoral Press Nature Poetry Competition. Details here
Alpine Fellowship Writing Prize. Details here
The erbacce-prize for poetry. Details here
The Hungry Hill international poetry competition. Detaisl here
The Hopper Poetry Prize. Details here
Check out the latest epamphlet from The Ofi Press. Azulinismimado by Adán Echeverria
Occaisional contributor to The Lake, Tony Press, has a new e-chapbook published on Right Hand Pointing. Check it out here
Voices Returning: Poetry Sound Recording Collection is a sound recording of fourteen women poets published by Bloodaxe and connected in some way to the North East region of the UK. It is now available to listen to on the NCLA website here.
The Lake is edited by John Murphy. He has published poems in various magazines and journals over the years and taught English and American literature and creative writing at Brunel University, Essex University, St Mary's University College and The Open University. In 2009 he published a book of poems, The Thing Is...