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The San Pedro Sun Announces Annual Valentine Poetry Contest

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With February right around the corner it’s time to start thinking about that oh so sweet and romantic holiday, Valentine’s Day! With visions of cupid dancing in your head (and heart) why not put those thoughts of love and inspiration to pen and paper…declaring your passion in the form of a poem! The San Pedro Sun is proud to again sponsor our annual Valentine Poetry Contest, with fabulous prizes for poems of different categories, such as most romantic, funniest, Spanish and of course, the ode to the beloved lobster, whose season closes on February 15th when the tasty crustaceans take a well-deserved honeymoon until mid-June. Poetry prizes range from one night stays at exotic resorts, dinners, golf cart rentals, gift certificates and much more!
2013 Valentine Poetry Contest-8Each year The Sun partners with a local restaurant where the poetry reading event is held and the location for this year’s event will soon be announced.
Whatever the topic of your romantic inspiration may be, we invite our readers to submit their love poems to [email protected], mail to PO Box 35, San Pedro Town or drop them by our office on Barrier Reef Drive across from the Holiday Hotel. The deadline for submissions is no later than February 12, 2014. For more information please contact The Sun at 226-2070.

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