teenager appeals for your help in winning poetry contest
talented Highbridge teenager has reached the finals of a nationwide
poetry competition - and needs your help to win.
House, 16, is one of just 12 young writers from more than 32,000
entrants who have reached the finals of the 2013 Young Writers
prestigious competition aims to encourage young people across
the country to engage in creative writing.
a sixth form pupil at King Alfred School, entered her poem called
'The Journey To The Underworld' with an online video which has
impressed the judges so much that she reached the finals.
win the overall top prize, she needs Burnham-On-Sea.com readers
to vote for her before the deadline of 17th January 2014. Readers
can vote for her by
Alsford, her grandmother, said: "I am very proud of my talented
granddaughter. Her poem can be seen on the Young Writers website
under secondary school competitions, complete with a slide show
to illustrate it, and I would encourage readers to vote for her."
The winning young writer - who will receive an iPad - will be
announced on Monday 20th, January 2014.