Poetry Society Member Eve Ellis has won the Winchester Poetry Prize for her poem ‘Haint’. The poem was originally written on Kate Potts’ Poetry School course New Definitions & Neologisms in spring 2015, and is Eve’s first published poem.
Second prize went to former National Poetry Competition winner Christopher James (who also recently won the Oxford Brookes International Poetry Competition), and third prize went to Catherine Edmunds, runner-up in the 2016 Frogmore Poetry Prize.
All of the winning and commended poems are published in the competition anthology, Salt on the Coals.
19 October 2016