The Plough Prize Open Poetry Competition 2018 Results

1st Prize: Cynthia Miller - To become a dragon first wear its skin                  

2nd Prize: Dena Fakhro - Courtship         

3rd Prize: Robbie Frazer - 192 miles with Carla

 

Read the winning poems and judge's comments here

Download the long and short lists here

 

Highly Commended (equal)

Robbie Frazer - Meeting a monster in Anglesey    

Paul Stephenson - Zebra Foal in Tesco Car Park    

 

The Plough Prize Short Poem Competition 2018 Results

1st Prize: Deborah Harvey - Oystercatchers   

2nd Prize: Robert Powell - Testament         

3rd Prize: Katie Hale - The New Dress  

  

Read the winning poems and judge's comments here

Download the long and short lists here

 

Highly Commended (equal)

Stephen Boyce  - Morning Glory     

Stephen Boyce - Widowed       

Keith Jarrett - My Mother sings of how she got her education