Wednesday, April 8, 2015 |
On Tuesday, April 7, CBC Books hosted an online poetry contest on Twitter and Facebook. Nine Canadian poets provided us with the first line of a rhyming couplet and our community had to complete them! The entries were so great that we chose some of our favourites as all-stars. Here they are!
Wisdom's invisible / in children's eyes; / What will they see, then, / when they become wise? #CBCPoetry-- LoreleiQ (@LoreleiQ) April 7, 2015
there are traitors in the grass, and allies in the sand. #CBCpoetry-- Andrea Raine (@ARainewriter) April 7, 2015
it surveys the peripheral frame, and takes in everything. #CBCpoetry-- Andrea Raine (@ARainewriter) April 7, 2015
the wistful smoke spread -- gone from historic eyes, but filled child minds and showed them how. #CBCpoetry-- Andrea Raine (@ARainewriter) April 7, 2015