In the final stages of submitting it to the University of Warwick essay prize, I was really nervous to think if the competition had found my poem. But then it found me.
I’ve always loved Harry Potter, as I’m sure many readers do, but my passion is to write poetry. The only real qualification I have is that I haven’t ever actually finished writing one. But all I’ve done is actually thought about it – it’s a trick I used to do when I was a very shy person. Now I get really excited when I realise that I’ve thought about writing a piece of poetry.