Vallum Award for Poetry

2017 Longlist

Gillian Wallace

“You Are Made of Calluses, of Scars”

Ellen Peckham
“Obsidian Mirror”

Dominique Bechard

Damen O’Brien

Brian Henderson
“The Incommensurate”

Judy Little
“Ur Signs” and “Curricular”

Anders Villani
“Cigarette Graveyard”

Ali Blythe
“Transitions” and “Waking in the Preceding”

Sandra Lambert
“Oranges & the Blunder that Works by Chance”

Roberta Senechal
“After Eden”

Lisa Higgs
“Wind Less Its Errors”

Kayleigh Cline
“Great Grey Owl”

Jackie Mlotek

Thank you to this year's contest judge Nicole Brossard for her keen (and generous) eye!

And thank you to everyone who submitted to this year’s contest.
The winners and honorable mentions will be announced later this month.
Winning poems will appear in issue 15:1 "Forgetting."

To see previous contest winners, click HERE!


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