South African poet Judy Croome was judge of the 2016 Writers 2000 Poetry Competition. Here she presents feedback to competitors and announces the winner.
All the photos of the festive function at Inyoni Creek Club House
can be found on my Facebook page.
Here are a few photo highlights:
|Andrea Girling wins a volume of my poetry "a Lamp at Midday"|
|Giving the poetry entrants feedback and announcing the winners|
|Chairperson Nicki Bosman, Vice Chair Mike Corders and |
Burgie Ireland of Writers2000
|The Carnival themed Awards lunch had some imaginative and fun masks! |
(I'm not wearing a mask!)
|David and Gail Robbins from Porcupine Press. |
David judged the non-fiction category.
|Anthony Ehlers judged the fiction category|
|Poetry prizewinners from Left to Right: Jill Jacques (2nd placed poem "Sheddings"), myself, |
Meggan Preuss (1st placed poem "You and I" and Duncan Steptoe (3rd placed poem "Emergence")
|Being a judge has its rewards - not only reading great poetry , |
but also walking off with some lovely gifts!
Thank you to Writers 2000 for a fun filled afternoon!