Dominic Fisher wins Bristol Poetry Prize

Dominic Fisher
Dominic Fisher

Helen Ivory has named the winners and Highly Commended poets for this year’s Bristol Poetry Prize, and there’s a lot of success for Poetry Society Members.

The winner is Poetry Society Member Dominic Fisher for ‘Hardware Visitations’,  Helen: “This poem, I put on my ‘read again’ pile four times, knowing I couldn’t consume it all at one sitting – which is ultimately I think, what I want from a poem.” Tom Sastry is second and former Foyle Young Poet Laura Potts third.

On the Highly Commended list are Poetry Society Members Joanne Key, Diane Mulholland, Scott Elder, Nicola Daly, among others.

Read more

8 May 2018