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New Publication

Philip Burton’s next pamphlet collection, titled His Usual Theft is to be published in May 2017 by Indigo Dreams (pub.) The Indigo Dreams publishers, Ronnie Goodyer and Dawn Bauling, jointly won the ed Slade award for services to poetry in 2015.  His Usual Theft is a hope-filled…
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Recent Successes

2018 Philip has recently won the Sandwich (Kent) Poet of the Year Award 2018, and has received Second prize in the Sydenham Arts poetry competition 2018. 2017  Philip was guest poet at Lancaster Litfest, and also at the Teignmouth Poetry Festival….
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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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