2016 Competition Winners
The Open House Competition
Congratulations to the 2016 winners, judged by Jonathan Edwards, author of My Family and Other Superheroes (Seren 2014) and winner of the Costa Poetry Award.
ABOUT THE JUDGE
Jonathan Edwards' first collection, My Family and Other Superheroes (Seren, 2014) won the Costa Poetry Award and the Wales Book of the Year People's Choice Award. It was shortlisted for the Fenton Aldeburgh First Collection Prize. His poems have won prizes in the Cardiff International Poetry Competition, the Ledbury Festival International Poetry Competition and the Basil Bunting Award, and appeared in a range of magazines, including The Interpreter's House, Poetry Review, Poetry Wales, New Welsh Review and The North. He works as a teacher.
What Wikipedia Doesn’t Say About My Father
The Boy Next Door
The Reasons Why We Left
Please Don’t Take Me Away From Morrisons