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Caroline Garber goes to state Poetry Out Loud Competition

March 19, 2016, Caroline competed in the Tennessee state finals of Poetry Out Loud, a national recitation competition. Poetry Out Loud begins in classrooms all over the U.S. Schools  send their champion to their state finals and then one winner from each state advances to the national finals. Caroline competed against 21 other students from across the state of Tennessee with her three chosen poems: "More Lies" by Karin Gottshall, "In the Basement of the Goodwill Store" by Ted Kooser, and "Sonnet: On Being Cautioned Against Walking on an Headland Overlooking the Sea, Because It Was Frequented by a Lunatic" by Charlotte Smith. Though Caroline performed wonderful recitations in the competition, the winner was a student from Arlington, TN.


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