Geist is pleased to announce the winners of the Jackpine Sonnet Contest.
The judging came down to some tough decisions, but in the end we chose jackpine sonnets that we think Milton Acorn would approve of. Thanks to all the writers who submitted poems and to everyone who commented online!
First Prize ($500)
Monica Kidd "A Large Stake" Second Prize ($250) Fiona Tinwei Lam "Stream" Third Prize ($125) L.M. Rochefort "Gyre" Honourable Mentions Gratitude Phoebe Wang Boulez conducts Bluebeard Eleonore Schonmaier Secondhand Bardia Sinaee The First Move Robyn Jeffrey Holland Marsh Stefan Rinas Spring Ice Ken Haigh Smithereens Serena McArter Congratulations! Winners of First, Second, and Third Prizes are published in the Geist 20th Anniversary Collector's Issue, Fall/Winter 2010, available now. Subscribe today!