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ONLY poems listed here or in the current printed anthology are eligible for the 2015-2016 competition.

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By Lucille Clifton
By Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
By Robert Hedin
By Marie Ponsot
By B. H. Fairchild
By Andrew Marvell

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"I learned just how much deeper your understanding of a poem is when you memorize it than when you just read it a couple of times, and how you understand it a little better every single time you recite it."
Alex Hanesworth
2015 WA POL Champion