Matthew entered the Ventura County Writers Club 2010 Poetry Contest. Here he is with one of his certificates. He submitted 6 poems and won a 1st place, 3rd place and an Honorable Mention! Pretty exciting stuff!
He read 2 of the 3 poems that won ...
... to quite a large audience!
There were 228 entries total for the entire contest - adults, young adults, and children. So awesome that 3 of his poems were chosen! Congratulations, Matthew! ♥