IBPC Privacy Policy

The InterBoard Poetry Competition will not sell or rent any personally identifying information obtained through either any competition, event, or this Web site to any other organization, and will never willfully disclose any personally identifying information about participants or website visitors to any third party without first receiving the user’s permission.

We do not collect personally identifying information from website visitors, other than what is supplied to us on a voluntary basis.

We expect all participants in IBPC sponsored competitions, workshops, and events to comply with this policy, as well.


  • March 2017 Winners

    • First Place

      Mountain Church Larrau
      by Laurie Byro
      Desert Moon Review

      Second Place

      It’s a Wonderful Life Brandon
      by Sergio Ortiz
      The Waters

      Third Place

      The Quiet Work
      by Andrew Dufresne
      Wild Poetry Forum

      Honorable Mention

      This is How Death Comes
      by Laura Ring
      Wild Poetry Forum

  • February 2017 Winners

    • First Place

      To Lisa
      by Fred Longworth
      PenShells

      Second Place

      The Vestal Lady of Venice
      by Laurie Byro
      Desert Moon Review

      Third Place

      Tibet
      by Bob Bradshaw
      The Waters

      Honorable Mention

      Elegy for Michael
      by John J. Williamson
      PenShells

      Honorable Mention

      Aja Monet Reads at the Washington Women’s March
      by RC James
      Babilu