Poetry in the High Schools

Announcing the 30th Annual
High School Poetry Anthology

Sand & Salt Water

Reception, reading, & presentation of 55 poets by Poet Laureate Terry Lucas will be at The Marin School, 150 N. San Pedro Rd, San Rafael, CA  94901, May 7th @ 7pm.
Marin Poetry Center extends its deepest gratitude to anthology editor Jayne McPherson, to the others who helped create the anthology and event, and also to The Marin School for hosting it. Copies of the anthology “Sand & Salt Water” will be available at future Third Thursday events.

If you can’t attend the reception, watch this space for the announcement of winners for 2019!

Winners 2018

First Place, Clyde Childress Award          We The Same Color by Rudy Perez-Diaz
Second Place                                             Making Birch Paper with my Father by Elizabeth Wing
Third Place                                                I Love to Write Poetry by Iona Normandi

Honorable Mentions

Paper Princess by Grace McNally
Rock, Paper, Scissors by Eric Stenberg
From Embers by Devin Thompson

Winners 2017

First Place                                              Benjamin Wall-Feng, Memoir
Second Place                                         Ashley Sanchez: Native Tongues
Third Place                                            Lily Kun: Dementia