Kids Shape Poetry Competition Entries

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.

Love is Very Complicated

Shape poem in a heart shape

A true shape love poem in the shape of a love heart
Created by Zoe, aged 11, who lives in Kent, UK

The unseen

Visual poem in the form of an eye

A visual poem taking the form of an eye
Created by Hannah, aged 11, who lives in Stockport, UK

I Live in...

Shape poem in the shape of a house

A house (or home) shaped true shape poem
Created by Tate

Ballet

Shape poem in the shape of a ballet dancer

An original idea results in a composite shape poem which combines photographic elements with a true shape poem to produce a image of a ballet dancer mid-performance.
Created by Mikayla, aged 11 and 5 months, who lives in Victoria, Australia

Rain Drops

A visual poem on the subject of rain

A visual poem on the theme of rain drops in which the author conjures up some wonderfully evocative imagery.
Created by Caitlin, aged 9, who lives in New Zealand

Energy of Mine

Shape poem about energy

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

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