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 2018 Story Contest, with $5,000 in prizes. Open to fiction and nonfiction. Deadline: July 31. Please see the Guidelines.


The Tenth Annual Poetry Contest, with $3,300 in prizes. Open to all poets. Deadline: July 15. Please see the Guidelines.