Sheila entertained the group with readings of her poetry and explained the influences that inspired some of her work, such as memories and observation. Her recently published collection, Digging for Light, is well worth the read.
Sheila also adjudicated our Betty Munnoch Memorial Poetry Competition, providing a short written critique for all nineteen entered poems. She awarded the prizes as follows:
1st: Kate Gordon
2nd: Morag Moffat
3rd: Elspeth Munro
Highly commended: Kathleen Hammond
Commended: Kate Gordon
Commended: Morag Moffat
Congratulations to all winners and commended.