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Current Judge: Barbara Siegel Carlson

Barbara Siegel Carlson

Barbara Siegel Carlson

Barbara Siegel Carlson is the author of Fire Road (Dream Horse Press, 2013) and co-translator with Ana Jelnikar of Look Back, Look Ahead, Selected Poems of Srečko Kosovel (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2010). Her poems and translations have appeared in Prairie Schooner, Carolina Quarterly, NOR, Circumference and Metamorphosis. More can be found at barbarasiegelcarlson.com


  • December 2015 Winners

    • First Place

      Sailor and Young Wife
      by Judy Kaber
      The Waters

      Second Place

      Memory
      by Lisa Megraw
      Wild Poetry Forum

      Third Place

      November’s Window
      by Brenda Levy Tate
      PenShells

      Honorable Mention

      to return we must all go into the wind
      by Billy Howell-Sinnard
      The Writer's Block

  • November 2015 Winners

    • First Place

      Woman With a Hat (1905)
      by Laurie Byro
      Desert Moon Review

      Second Place

      to the poem with glue on its feet and a patch over its eye
      by Brenda Morisse
      Wild Poetry Forum

      Third Place

      Urban Crows
      by Ieuan ap Hywel
      The Writer's Block

      Honorable Mention

      In Your Absence
      by Jim Zola
      The Waters