‘Wildlife Words’ – Volume 5 is a Poetry Anthology showcasing the best poems from our Competition held during the year on the subject of “Wildlife and Conservation”.
The winner is poet Philip Burton – a member of the Poetry Society.
Grateful thanks to everyone involved, especially our Judge Mary Woodward, we really appreciate all your hard work.
The names of each poem and poet included are listed below.
1st Prize – Raven in the Margin by Philip Burton
2nd Prize – The Owl by Desley White
3rd Prize – She Cracks the River’s Belly by Virginia Griem
Rooks by Anthony Watts Sky Dancer by Peter Branson
Sighting by Eleanor Vale Poem of the Swallow by Virginia Griem
Remake me as a Harrier by Tim Ellis Titchwell Marsh – Haibun by Phil Hawtin
Also included in this volume are
Wrap it up – Gill Matthews Clearings – Danielle Hope
Magpies – Lorna Grinter The wild Fox – Presley Turberville
Holding up the Sky – Dawn Lawrence Diamonds and Dustbins – Nicola Wood
Nocturne – Martin Ward What Next? – Heather Buswell
Claws (a True Story) – Anne Harding