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CHARLOTTE HARRIS AGE THIRTEEN

HOW DID YOU COME UP WITH AN IDEA FOR YOUR COMPETITION POEM?

The criteria was ‘place’ and the first thing that came to my mind was home. Home to me means many things one of which is Scotland, which is where I have lived all my life. So I decided to base my poem on

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