St. Paul puts poetry underfoot with annual sidewalk poetry contest

“If you look around the city, most of the text you see is regulatory like, ‘Do not enter,’ or commercial, like ‘Buy one, get one free,’” said Marcus Young, St. Paul City Artist in Residence. St. Paul’s annual sidewalk poetry contest is changing that. From now until April 13, poets have a chance to be part of the change, in the fifth annual sidewalk poetry competition. Continue Reading