Poetry competition: The William Bonar Poetry Prize 2022


12 December 2022
The winner of the contest for Scottish poets will have their pamphlet published

The William Bonar Poetry Prize, running for a second year, is in honour of poet William Bonar, the founder of St Mungo's Mirrorball.

The competition is for Scottish poets who have not yet had a pamphlet or collection published. The winner will be published by Red Squirrel Press.

To enter, send 10-12 original poems in English, Scots or Gaelic.

Entry is free. Each writer may submit one entry.

The closing date is 31 December.

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For full details see the website.


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