Our 2022 Annual Poetry Contest is open!

Deadline EXTENDED to April 24th, 2022!
$500 First Prize
$200 Second Prize
$100 Third Prize
Abby E. Murray

We are thrilled to announce our 2022 judge: Abby E. Murray.

Abby E. Murray is the editor of Collateral, a literary journal concerned with the impact of violent conflict and military service beyond the combat zone. Her first book, Hail and Farewell, won the Perugia Press Poetry Prize and was a finalist for the Washington State Book Award. She recently finished her term as the 2019-2021 poet laureate for the city of Tacoma, Washington, and relocated to Washington DC.

There is a $15 fee

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