Teen Poetry Contest
Congrats to the 2021 Teen Poetry Contest winners!
We asked teens to write poetry to celebrate National Poetry Month in April. Read the winning poems in the Teen Poetry Contest e-book below. This contest was presented by the Upper Dublin Library, Sandy Run Middle School Library & Upper Dublin High School Library and supported by the Friends of UDPL.
Teen Poetry Contest e-book
MIDDLE SCHOOL (Grades 6-8)
1st PLACE – Be a Woman They Say by Aejaie Ray
2nd PLACE – Little mind by Ashly R.I.
3rd PLACE – If Only SHE Knew: How to Stop a Starting Rumor by Tylar G.
HONORABLE MENTION – One Last Word by Noelle Carlo
HONORABLE MENTION – Utopia Ideals by Emmanuelle K.
HONORABLE MENTION – The People by Kaya S.
HIGH SCHOOL (Grades 9-12)
1st PLACE – Teenagers by Orin Dalgarno-Platt
2nd PLACE – How Do I Say Necklace in Mandarin? by Hannah Gong
3rd PLACE – Love Goes Both Ways by Bryn Malizia
HONORABLE MENTION – Untitled poem by Luke Baron
HONORABLE MENTION – Ends of the Universe by Elizabeth Zheng
HONORABLE MENTION – Dawn Comes by Grace Noh
Thank you to all who entered!