October 1, 2010

Nkoaranga

By Emma Broder

Runner-up 2010 Patricia Grodd Poetry Prize for Young Writers July bears me up onto plains, onto pounded, dusty roads, where banana plants hunch with ripeness. On the way to market […]

October 1, 2010

Clutch

By Megan Gallagher

Runner-up 2010 Patricia Grodd Poetry Prize for Young Writers In the spring, my father had a black thumb and too many blisters. Pear blossoms and new tomato worms kept him […]

October 1, 2010

Han

By Anna Faison

First-Prize Winner 2010 Patricia Grodd Poetry Prize for Young Writers It is perhaps what my mother holds to her heart when she ends a call from a different hemisphere, her […]

October 1, 2010

Young Poets Introduction

By Editors

2010 Patricia Grodd Poetry Prize for Young Writers In its seventh year, the Patricia Grodd Poetry Prize for Young Writers continues to elicit superb writing by some of the most […]