Poetry Festival will be held:

Saturday, April 27, 2024

2023 Winner

Let It Be Love

Let it be love:

a book full of relationships

a stairway of hope

a chimney for bravery

an attic full of ghosts

a basement filled with roaches.

Scrape me with your kiss —

This is the blueprint of our sketchy love

People are coming with a pile of erasers


Michael Chase

Charles Hart Middle School

Grade: 8