Poetry prize winners selected!
Guest judge Aimee Nezhukumatathil has selected Vandana Khanna's "Prayer to Recognize the Body" as this year's Elinor Benedict Poetry Prize winner. Khanna's first book won the Crab Orchard Review First Book Prize and her poems have been published in various journals. Aimee selected T.J. Sandella's "My Mother Prepares Me for Her Death" as an honorable mention. Look for both poems in the upcoming print issue of Passages North, due out in January.
Congratulations to the winners and many thanks to all who entered!