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"My Lake Superior" Poetry Collection

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Are you inspired by Gichigami -- Lake Superior? Tell MPR News about it in verse! Write your poem and submit it online now. You can also post your poem, along with your photos associated with Gichigami -- Lake Superior, on Instagram and Twitter tagged with #MyLakeSuperior. MPR News may share some of them online or on-air.

The 2017 Minnesota Book Award winner for poetry, Sun Yung Shin, will select three poems, including one by a writer under 18 years old, to be read at a series of performances along the Lake Superior shore on Aug. 4, 2018.

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