POETRY OUT LOUD
National Recitation contest for high school students…
MENDOCINO COUNTY 2021 POETRY OUT LOUD FINALS
Poetry Out Loud Winner and finalists for Mendocino County Competition that concluded on Feb 15, 2021.
Mendocino county winner is Amy Lui, Grade 10, Developing Virtual Secondary School
Reciting: Mulberry Fields & Oh Could I Raise the Darken’d Veil .
Our runner up is Sindey Regelbrugge, Grade 9, Point Arena High School
Reciting: My Therapist Wants to Know About My Relationship & Violin.
with Kadance Nelson, Grade 11 of Point Arena Community Charter School, and Heidi Blythe, Grade 9, of DVGS in a tie for third.
Developing Virtue Girls School — Amy Liu, Grade 10
Mulberry Fields: https://youtu.be/TJMsC4QttDo
Oh Could I Raise the Darken’d Veil: https://youtu.be/OmXZSLUKcic
Let It Be Forgotten: https://youtu.be/fYEpW01nXuw
Point Arena High School — Sidney Regelbrugge, Grade 9
1) Sidney reciting #1: https://youtu.be/v2Dje1tRDv4
My Therapist Wants to Know about My Relationship to Work, by Taina Clark
2) Sidney reciting #2: https://youtu.be/l22cf5XTWnE
Violins, by Rowan Ricardo Phillips
Developing Virtue Girls School — Heidi Blythe, Grade 11
1) Heidi reciting #1: Dulce et Decorum Est by Wilfred Owen:
Poem Text link — https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/46560/dulce-et-decorum-est
Heidi Blythe, Dulce et Decorum Est, DVGS.MOV
2) Heidi reciting #2, The New Decalogue by Ambrose Bierce:
Poem Text link — https://www.poetryoutloud.org/poem/the-new-decalogue/
Heidi Blythe, The New Decalogue, DVGS.MOV
More information on poetry events can be found on the Mendocino Poets in the Schools website.