Anne Marie Macari

Judged: Poem of the Year: May 2014-Apr 2015

Anne Marie Macari

Anne Marie Macari

Anne Marie Macari is the author of four books of poetry including Red Deer (Persea, 2015), She Heads Into the Wilderness (Autumn House, 2008), and Gloryland (Alice James, 2005). Her first book, Ivory Cradle, was chosen by Robert Creeley for the APR/Honickman first book prize. Macari’s poetry and prose have been widely published in magazines such as The Iowa Review, The American Poetry Review, and Field. She teaches in the Drew University MFA Program.


  • July 2018 Winners

    • First Place

      The First Time I Drank With My Father
      by Ken Ashworth
      The Waters

      Second Place

      My Bicycle
      by Andrew Dufresne
      Wild Poetry Forum

      Third Place

      J. Alfred Prufrock Searches for Mrs. Right
      by Laurie Byro
      Babilu

  • June 2018 Winners

    • First Place

      Poem in Exile in the Style of Neruda
      by Ken Ashworth
      The Writer's Block

      Second Place

      Either February or March
      by Brenda Morisse
      Wild Poetry Forum

      Third Place

      Accidental Writer
      by Bernard Hamel
      Wild Poetry Forum

      Honorable Mention

      Mouse in April’s Winter
      by Alison Armstrong-Webber
      The Waters

      Honorable Mention

      Sister Valeria
      by Siva Ramanathan
      The Writer's Block

      Honorable Mention

      My Trip: The Last Siona Dream
      by Don Schaeffer
      Babilu