a journal of the arts...

Award Winners...


2016 POETRY AWARD, $1250:
"If You Talk About Sadness,Fugue," Shangyang Fang,
Judge:  Marilyn Nelson
Award Winners...


2016 RICK DEMARINIS SHORT STORY AWARD, $1250: 
"Sophie's Recipe For Love," Ruth Setton Judge: Michael Martone
2015 Barry Lopez Nonfiction 
Award, $1250:  "Edmonton Uncles,
 Natasha Singh 
Judge:  Rick Bass 


Worlds into words into WORLDS
We have made our final decisions in poetry, short story and nonfiction for 2015.  Click here for a list of Finalists in all genres.
2nd Prize POETRY, $250: "Indigenous Knowledge,"  Tim McBride    

2nd Prize SHORT STORY $250: "Wrong Train," Warren Alexander 

2nd Prize Nonfiction, $250: "Leading The Blind Mare Home," Christina Rzasa

Honorable Mentions, POETRY: "Where's Grandmother?" Robert Hoffman  

Honorable Mention:  SHORT STORY: "The Aliens Among Us," Megan McNamer
  
Honorable Mention: NONFICTION: "Finding The Small Ones," Manasseh Franklin