There were 249 poems submitted to the 2015 Poetry Contest, representing 93 cities and towns and 18 jurisdictions (17 counties plus Baltimore City) in Maryland. Thank you to all participants! The winning poem will be announced in this space in mid-April, read at the CityLit Festival on May 2, and published in Little Patuxent Review.
Interested in past winners? Check out the poems that won in 2012, 2013, and 2014.