Winchester Poetry Prize 2021
celebrating the best in new writing
We are pleased to be able to announce that the following poems have been selected by our judge Jacqueline Saphra
as the longlist for the 2021 Winchester Poetry Prize.
Sam Henley Smith
Monsieur le Barman
Last Time Ghazal
things which make my life difficult and my writing bad
(!) not delivered
Four tiles from a calendar mosaic of chronic illness
The News at Golden Gardens
A familiar route
Instructions for model family
The Chest of Drawers
The winners will be announced at a special prize-giving event on Saturday 9 October 2021 at the Winchester Discovery Centre.
Places are free but should be booked.
Winning and commended poems will also be published in an anthology which will be published on the day and is available to pre-order via our online shop.