Winners of the 22nd National Poet Hunt Contest

First place:

The Last Time I head Her Play the Piano by Bethany Reid

Honorable mention:

Big Sky Drive-in by Kathleen McClung
An Ordinary Afternoon by Sue Fagalde Lick

The winning poems, along with a commentary by guest judge Naomi Shihab Nye, will be featured in the Fall 2017 (Vol. XXXIV, No. 1) issue of The MacGuffin.

For information on our 2018 contest, please see the Contest Rules page this winter, or follow us on Facebook.