Top 20 Shortlist 2016!

We're delighted to announce the Top 20 shortlist for The Great British Write Off 2016!

The work has been sent to the judges and the winners will be announced in late January / early February 2017!

Congratulations to the shortlisted poets and thank you to everyone who has taken part – we look forward to announcing the winners!

Laura Geall
Let's Fly Away
Published in The Great British Write Off – Timeless Echoes

Lindsay Bamfield
Bird Music
Published in The Great British Write Off – Timeless Echoes

John Watts
Oh, Abyss
Published in The Great British Write Off – Timeless Echoes

Laura Glossop
Ashes In The Sea
Published in The Great British Write Off – Whispering Words

Geraldine Douglas
Blue Tit
Published in The Great British Write Off – Whispering Words

Emily Moorcroft
Autumn
Published in The Great British Write Off – Whispering Words

Cara L McKee
Clematis Dance
Published in The Great British Write Off – Whispering Words

Sally Haynes
The Lake
Published in The Great British Write Off – Whispering Words

Lorena Owens
Memories And Dreams
Published in The Great British Write Off – Words On Fire

Ian Scott
We Elders
Published in The Great British Write Off – Words On Fire

Richard Jones
You And Me At Glastonbury
Published in The Great British Write Off – Words On Fire

Ellie Cairns
When The HB Pencil Filed For Divorce From The Blank Page
Published in The Great British Write Off – Words On Fire

Nicola Wood
Music Therapy
Published in The Great British Write Off – Words On Fire

Mike Silkstone
I Remember September
Published in The Great British Write Off – Words On Fire

Morgan Welsh
The Heart Of Christmas
Published in The Great British Write Off – Words On Fire

Trish Rissen
Blackbird
Published in The Great British Write Off – Words On Fire

Audrey Donoghue
Springtime In My Valley
Published in The Great British Write Off – Words On Fire

Wesley Owen
Whatever The Weather
Published in The Great British Write Off – Words On Fire

Guy Fletcher
Lone Fisherman On Penarth Beach
Published in The Great British Write Off – Words On Fire

Josephine Dowswell
Light
Published in The Great British Write Off – The Power Of The Pen