Call for poets to enter Lakes competition

Originally posted on NorthWest News and Features:

A new competition for poets is being launched at a Lake District farm with a strong literary heritage.

The owners of Bank Ground Farm, on the eastern shore of Coniston, are asking poets to write about their visit – or about Swallows and Amazons, the children’s classic story which is set in the area.

The entries will be judged by American poet and author David Whyte who is visiting this summer to run a residential school…

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