Winning Poems 2017

Bridge painting
Image above – The bridge in an old city © courtesy of Ihan Balaikin









Congratulations to our five 2017 winners! First and second winning prizes will be published on this website and on the Wasafiri magazine website at a later date.

First prize:

In That Dream I Became A Stain In My Own House (Connor Frew, USA)

Second prize:

That Summer (Aileen La Tourette, UK)


Funny Face (Helen Yendall, UK)

Remembering Vukovar (Roger Elkin, UK)

Eleven was to be other (Janet Smith, UK)