Edward Thomas Fellowship Poetry Competition 2022, the Edward Cawston Thomas prize.
The 2022 Poetry Competition winning poems, judged by Jamie McKendrick, have just been announced.
We were delighted by the quality and number of entries – over 480 – this year, and warmly thank everyone who entered.
The winning poem of the Competition is ‘Shadowland’ by James Driver. Joint second are ‘This’ by Kathryn Bevis and ‘Kaze no Denwa (The Wind Phone)’ by Theresa Giffard. Highly commended were Derek Sellen (for two poems), Bill Dodd, Lawrence Wray, James Driver (for a second poem.)