The entries for the shape poetry competition started to trickle in and below you can view the poems that have been submitted so far. Simply click on the thumbnail image to read the full size version of each poem.
A true shape love poem in the shape of a love heart
Created by Zoe, aged 11, who lives in Kent, UK
A visual poem taking the form of an eye
Created by Hannah, aged 11, who lives in Stockport, UK
Created by Tate
An original idea results in a composite shape
poem which combines photographic
with a true shape
to produce a image of a
ballet dancer mid-performance.
Created by Mikayla, aged 11 and 5 months, who lives in Victoria, Australia
A visual poem on the theme of rain drops in which the
author conjures up some wonderfully evocative
Created by Caitlin, aged 9, who lives in New Zealand
The energy of the poem is evident both in the language and
the shape created by the alignment of the poem's verses.
Created by Rebecca, aged 9, who lives in New Zealand