2013 Poetry Awards Competition Results
We are pleased to announce the recipients of The Ledge 2013 Poetry Awards:
First Prize ($1,000): "Skinny Dipping in the Ocean at Age Fifty" by Laura Sobbott Ross of Mount Dora, FL.
Second Prize ($250): "Dining Room Etiquette" by Ellen LaFleche of Northampton, MA.
Third Prize ($100):"Dropping Acid in the Hindu Kush, 1967" by Rafaella Del Bourgo of Berkeley, CA.
All three of these prizewinning poems will be featured in our upcoming Winter 2014 issue. We'd like to thank all of this year's entrants for helping to make this competition another successful one for our publication and press.
2013 Fiction Awards Competition Results
We are very pleased to announce the results of The Ledge 2013
Fiction Awards Competition:
First Prize ($1,000): "Dessert with Judge Crater" by Jacob M. Appel of New York, NY.
Second Prize ($250): "Facing Mrs. Wexley" by S.G. Fromm of Robbinsville, NJ.
Third Prize: ($100): "On Solid Ground" by Natalie Pepa of Lake Barrington, IL.
All three of these stories will be featured in the 2014 issue of The Ledge Poetry & Fiction Magazine.
2012 Poetry Chapbook Competition Results
We are pleased to announce that The Traffic of Our Lives by Jonathan Harrington of Yucatán, Mexico, is the winner of The Ledge 2012 Poetry Chapbook Award. Mr. Harringon receives a $1,000 prize and the publication of his chapbook by The Ledge Press this fall. All entrants to the 2012 Chapbook Competition will receive a copy of the chapbook upon its publication.
Ledge Poetry Chapbook Award is given annually for an unpublished
collection of poems. The winner receives a cash prize in the amount of
$1,000 and 25 copies of the published chapbook. For complete guidelines
to The Ledge 2013 Poetry Chapbook Competition, please click on the
"Contest Guidelines " link at the left of this page.