Congratulations to Kimberly Burwik, the winner of our inaugural C.P. Cavafy Poetry Prize! Burwik’s poem “And No Thief Approacheth and No Moth Corrupteth” was chosen by the editorial staff of Poetry International.
We would like to acknowledge Emari DiGiorgio as runner up for the poem “Calvin Pees on Iraq.” Honorable mentions include Amanda Auchter’s “Checkpoint Charlie’s Bar and Laundromat” and Jennifer Chapis’ “Spring Fever.”
Thank you everyone for submitting!
The deadline for our annual Poetry International Prize closes May 30th––please see guidelines below!