We are pleased to announce that the winner of the West Coast Eisteddfod Poetry Competition ( English language category ) will be featured in the prestigious international poetry magazine - "The Seventh Quarry". Peter Thabit Jones, the editor of the magazine which is based in Swansea, will feature the winning submission together with an appreciation and a picture of the author. The winner will also receive a free annual subscription to the magazine for one year plus a cash prize of $150 ( 100 GBP approx ).
The thirteenth issue features work from Wales, England, Ireland, France, Germany, Serbia, India, Korea, Belarus, and America. It also includes a POET PROFILE of American poet Robin Metz, three interviews, and an article by Vince Clemente. The second part of an article by John Edwin Cowen, which is entitled The Anchored Angel and the Dylan Thomas/José Garcia Villa Connection, is also published. It is accompanied by a sketch of Dylan Thomas by Garcia Villa, which was unpublished until its appearance in this issue.
Annual subscription: £7 for Summer and Winter issues; or buy a single issue for £3.50. USA subscription $20 for Summer and Winter issues; or buy a single issue for $10. Further information at www.peterthabitjones.com
Peter Thabit Jones reads from his latest anthology The Lizard Catchers