Eyewear Publishing Ltd. is delighted to announce the 13 shortlisted poets for the Melita Hume Prize, 2013, to be judged by Jon Stone (winner announced September). We received an extraordinary number of superb debut collections from poets 35 years of age or under based in the UK or Ireland - it was a difficult choice, but each of these poets has written a collection of brilliance:
KEIRAN PATRICK GODDARD
RACHAEL MADELEINE NICHOLAS
V. A. SOLA SMITH
Kierstin Bridger! Congratulations, she wins publication of her poem on this blog, and £140 to be paid immediately via PayPal. ...
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