Are you the next youth Poet Laureate?

Are you a young poet (aged 13-21 years) living in the Capital Regional District on Vancouver Island? 

The deadline to apply for the honour of being the 2015 youth Poet Laureate has been extended to November 17. More details here:

Youth Poet Laureate

What does a poet laureate do?

You can learn more about the current Youth Poet Laureate, Morgan Purvis, here:

Morgan Purvis

 

John Dryden, Poet Laureate 1668

Image from Wikimedia Commons: John Dryden by James Maubert