Annual Prose & Poetry Contest 2013


New $1700.00 in prize money
1st Prize (Poetry and Fiction) $600 Sponsored by Frontenac House and FreeFall
2nd Prize (Poetry and Fiction) $150. Sponsored by The Alexandra Writers’ Centre Society
3rd Prize (Poetry and Fiction) $75.00 Sponsored by Carol Mock
Honourable Mention (Poetry and Fiction) $25.00 Sponsored by Shelley McAneeley

Winners will be published in Volume XXIV Number 2

Guest Editor/Judge

Marina Endicott will be the guest editor/ judge for this contest. Her bestselling novel, Good to a Fault, was a finalist for the 2008 Giller Prize and won the 2009 Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best Book, Canada/Caribbean region. The Little Shadows, her latest book, longlisted for the 2011 Giller Prize, was a finalist for the 2012 Governor General’s Award. She is at work on a new novel, Hughtopia.
Marina Endicott

2013 Poetry Short List

A Kindness of Bees
About the Snow Queen
After the Stroke
The Changeling
Coming Out
E-Sport coming to an arena nearby
Historia est vitae magistra (History is the Tutor of Life)
The King of Stonehenge
Nameless Creek
On Hearing Sex in the Neighbouring Hotel Room
Re-Reading My Mother's Chinese Star Map
Slip the Knot
Superman's Sheet
Too Many Guns in the House
Wait, One More Dream
Where the Grass Moves

2013 Prose Short List

Bull of Heaven
Chronicle of a Death Forestalled
Dead Letter
Last Words
Never Out of Touch
The Pear
Rock Star Builder
The Tipping House
What the Corpse Said

Previous Annual Contest Winners

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