The Winter / Spring Chapbook contest 2017/18. With guest judge Kevin Higgins.
HUGE CONGRATULATIONS FROM THE BLUE NIB TO:-
WINNER Anne Walsh Donnelly - €150.00
SECOND PLACE Akshaya Pawaskar - €100.00
THIRD PLACE Bobbie Sparrow (debutante) - €50.00
Work of all runners up will be published in Issue 30
Issue 30, to be published on 28th May, will be our special prize-winners' issue.
We will publish the judge's comments from our guest judge, Kevin Higgins.
A poem will be chosen by Shirley and Dave from the prize winners' entries, (with all 8 poems from each winner then going on to appear in The Blue Nib Chapbook 2 - coming soon!)
Issue 30 will then go on to feature all 8 poems from each of the Highly Commended poets, so it will be a truly bumper issue!