Poetry

Articles in this category include any work of poetry first published by the magazine. A collection of up to three poems by the same author, all published in the same issue, may also be entered in this category.



2019 Winners and Finalists

  • Ponderosa Pine (Pinus ponderosa)

    Jordan Mounteer

    Glass Buffalo

  • Odyssea on the Train Pleads with Bartender

    Meredith Quartermain

    filling Station

  • devour

    Alex Allen

    Glass Buffalo

  • Garage Sonnet

    Jill Boettger

    FreeFall

  • I Go Over It Again

    Jason Purcell

    Glass Buffalo

  • Notes From the Field

    Billy Ray Belcourt

    Eighteen Bridges

  • What I Wanted When I Returned

    Benjamin Hertwig

    Eighteen Bridges

Previous Winners

  • 2018 GOLD | The Un-selfie Project

    Austen Lee

    Glass Buffalo

  • 2018 SILVER | Two Poems (Dear Healing Walk, Rhapsodic Trip)

    Jen Currin

    filling Station

  • 2017 GOLD | Three Poems

    Sean Howard

    filling Station

  • 2017 SILVER | Bear Skin Rug

    Margo LaPierre

    filling Station

  • 2016 GOLD | Confessional Poem

    Richard Harrison

    FreeFall

  • 2016 SILVER | Two Short Tales

    Christine Wiesenthal

    Eighteen Bridges

  • 2015 GOLD | But I'm no one

    Weyman Chan

    FreeFall

  • 2015 SILVER | Frog Lake

    Erika Luckert

    Glass Buffalo

  • 2014 GOLD | Proof

    Elizabeth Philips

    Eighteen Bridges

  • 2014 SILVER | this poem is about desire

    Beth Everest

    FreeFall

  • 2013 GOLD | Rothko via Muncie, Indiana

    Karen Solie

    Eighteen Bridges

  • 2013 SILVER | Poem for a Crescent Moon

    Richard Harrison

    FreeFall