Jane Draycott wins second place in National Poetry Competition 2012!

All of us at Two Rivers Press would like to congratulate our poet, Jane Draycott, on her success in this year’s National Poetry Competition. Jane won second prize with her poem, “Italy to Lord”.

Established in 1978, the Poetry Society’s National Poetry Competition is one of the world’s biggest and most prestigious poetry contests. Winners include both established and emerging poets: Carol Ann Duffy, Tony Harrison, Ruth Padel, Philip Gross and Jo Shapcott.

For more about this year’s winners, to read their poems and to see the rules about entering next year’s competition, please visit The Poetry Society here.