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Teen Poetry Contest

Congrats to the 2022 Teen Poetry Contest winners!

Read the winning poems in the 2022 Teen Poetry Contest e-book.

We asked teens to write poetry to celebrate National Poetry Month in April. This contest was presented by the Upper Dublin Library, Sandy Run Middle School Library & Upper Dublin High School Library and sponsored by the Friends of UDPL.


MIDDLE SCHOOL (Grades 6-8)

1st PLACE – The Stew Recipe of a Lifetime That No One Can Beat IN A LIFETIME by Tylar Gundy

2nd PLACE – Humanity: A Blink by Ira McLaughlin

3rd PLACE – Stories of Life by Ellen Z.

HONORABLE MENTION – The Tears Not Shed by Isabelle Fishman

HONORABLE MENTION – Ocean Sunrise by AJ Rubin

HONORABLE MENTION – its over by Ashly R.


HIGH SCHOOL (Grades 9-12)

1st PLACE – Lighthouse by Brynne Borden

2nd PLACE – Silent Summer by Andrew Waite

3rd PLACE – Pendulum by Hannah Gong

HONORABLE MENTION – The Pit by Alexis A.

HONORABLE MENTION – The Lonely Woman by Amanda Brown

HONORABLE MENTION – mirrors by Charlie Roller


Thank you to all who entered!