There's less than a week left to enter the Mslexia and PBS Women's Poetry Prizes before entries close on the 16th September. In this final countdown week we'll be revealing plenty of #Poetips and inspirational videos from leading international female poets each day to help inspire your writing. First up here's Lydia Kennaway with her top tips on starting out as a poet. You can read her latest pamphlet here. There's only seven days to go so get writing and enter your poems here for the chance to win up to £3500 across the two prizes.