Today is the last day for Ontario secondary school students to submit a poem to The Life of Words Poetry Competition 2016. Keep your eye on the contest page for upcoming news, and for eventual publication of The Life of Words Anthology 2016, which will print the winning entry and all honourable mentions.
We’re received dozens of submissions already. If you’re still working on yours, consider this from Emily Dickinson:
A word is dead, when it is said Some say - I say it just begins to live That day