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The San Pedro Sun announces annual Valentine’s poetry contest


It’s Valentine’s Day and romance is in the air! Each year The San Pedro Sun holds its annual Valentine’s Day Poetry Contest and we are asking you, our readers to help us pick the winners! All poems submitted to The Sun will be posted on our popular Facebook page at shortly after they are submitted. Winning poems will be chosen based on the number of “likes” they receive by you, our loyal fans!05-VD-promo-web

Categories will range from grand prize, most romantic, funniest, Spanish, honorable mention and maybe a couple others that beg for their own category. Prizes from one night stays at exotic resorts, dinners, certificates and more will go to the lucky winners.

Poets can submit their master pieces to [email protected], deliver them to The San Pedro Sun office at 63 Barrier Reef Drive suite #202, or mail them to P.O. Box 35, San Pedro Town, Ambergris Caye, Belize. Deadline for submission is no later than 5PM on Wednesday, February 10th.

Online voting ends Thursday, February 12th at 10AM, and the winners will be announced in the Friday, February 12th issue of The San Pedro Sun.

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