The Art and Energy Poetry competition for 2021 is open for entries

This year, the theme for the competition is Moths and/or Energy.

Submit one poem in response to the above theme. for a chance to read your poems at an online poetry slam where the  competition winner will be selected. The competition is free to enter.

10 shortlisted entries will receive a mega moth kit which is part of the Moths to a Flame project plus a moth identification book.

Each of the shortlisted entries will receive 3 hard copies of the resulting published book.

The winner as decided by voters at a Zoom poetry slam online will receive £250.

Important dates and poetry events related to the competition:

Deadline for entries: 2nd July 2021, midnight

Online poetry workshop with Matt Harvey (supported by the Literature Works Annual Fund Plymouth Energy Community and Moths to a Flame Crowdfunder supporters): 20th June 2021, 4 – 5 pm.

Moths to a Flame online poetry slam (supported by the Literature Works Annual Fund Plymouth Energy Community and Moths to a Flame Crowdfunder supporters): 18th July 2021, 7.30 – 9.30 pm.  

Further essential information, including full submission guidelines can be found at the Moth to A Flame website.