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New Publication

The Life Dsylexic (2022) Philip’s next poetry book is THE LIFE DYSLEXIC (Palewell Press), due to be published in June 2022. GAIA Warnings (2021) Philip Burton’s collection GAIA WARNINGS, Palewell Press (PUB), 2021   A copy/copies of the book of sixty…
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Successes

2022 THE POETRY SHED was short-listed in the Brian Dempsey Memorial Prize competition 2022 and will be published in the anthology. THE HEIRLOOM won First prize in the East Riding Poetry Competition 2021. A MESSAGE IN A PLASTIC BOTTLE is included in Littoral Magazine #…
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AWARDS

HOW TO PAINT A MARIGOLD won second prize in the Rhyme and Reason poetry competition 2015. The judge, Terry Jones, said of it: ‘This is a wonderful, elegant poem. I love the way the carefully managed thought process flows through…
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Recent Publications

Three of Philip’s poems are to be re-published by Scholastic in their anthologies in 2015: My Cat has a Bell (PETS), Caterpillar Salad Rap, and I’d Like to Pat Apatosaurus (DINOSAURS). Philip’s poem Two Piano Tuners is to be published…
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Recent Competition Wins!

Philip has recently gone from strength to strength with his competition work. Gillian Clarke awarded A Fine Line Second prize in the Ilkley Literature Festival poetry competition 2013.  Flood won First prize (£200) in the Sentinel Quarterly poetry competition 2014. STIR won First prize (£500) in…
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