Litfest Poetry Mosaic 2023

September 14, 2023

To celebrate National Poetry Day on 5 October, Litfest is delighted to announce The Litfest ‘Refuge’ Poetry Mosaic. We invite everyone to contribute, especially Northwest poets!

The theme for National Poetry Day this year is ‘Refuge’. Litfest invites you to explore this idea in all its forms, including:

Refuge from fear, danger, war
Climate change, extreme weather
Flight, escape, crossings of all kinds in search of safety
Mental refuge, security and peace of mind
Physical refuge and/or sanctuary
Submissions open 1 September