Bernie Brooks wins Poetic Republic Poetry Prize 2013


The winner of the Poetic Republic Poetry Prize 2013 is Bernie Brooks with his poem ‘Dementia’.

The winner of the Portfolio Prize is Shelley Nutting for her two poems ‘Drawer Life’ and ‘Work in Progress’.

Many congratulations to the winners and to everyone that took part.

Read all about the winning and shortlisted poets.

This year’s eBook (Poems to Talk About 2013) feels like a great achievement; there are exceptional poems throughout the entire book.

The website developments which will allow the creation of multiple competition types running in parallel have been completed; we plan to open the Short Story Prize 2014 and Poetry Prize 2014 for entries in about three weeks.