Winners of the 21st National Poet Hunt Contest

First place:

Pedro by Elisabeth Murawski

Honorable mention:

Things to Know if You Live Here by Marc Sheehan
A Woman, Conjured by Janet Greenberg

The winning poems, along with Le-Young's commentary, will be featured in the Fall 2016 (Vol. XXXIII, No. 1) issue of The MacGuffin, available now!

For information on our 2017 contest, to be judged by Naomi Shihab Nye, please see the Contest Rules page.