Sixth Annual Poetry Contest Winners


Congratulations to the winners and finalists.


    MELISSA BARRETT   FIRST PLACE  ($1,500)
    Rhymes with Thigh Gap and Other Poems




    MAYA CATHERINE POPA   SECOND PLACE  ($750)
    Yard Sale and Other Poems




    MARK WAGENAAR   THIRD PLACE  ($300)
    Insomnia: Triptych and Other Poems



FINALISTS  ($75 each)

Cate Lycurgus   Conditional
Danez Smith   Seroconversion and Switch
Susan Sonde   Kinesis with Garden Implements



And Don’t Miss:

The Spring 2017 Story Contest, with $5,000 in prizes. Open to fiction and nonfiction. Contest opens May 1, 2017. Entry deadline is July 31.
Please see the Guidelines.


The Ninth Annual Poetry Contest, with $3,300 in prizes. Contest opens May 16. Entry Deadline is July 16. Please see the Guidelines.