Saturday, October 1, 2011

The Semi-Finalists for the Mary Ballard Poetry Chapbook Prize are announced!

We had over 100 entries to our inaugural contest. The field has been narrowed to 15 semi-finalists.
Cynthia Baculi-Condez
Nicole Breit
Jill Carpenter
Meg Eden
Linda Eve Diamond
Mary Stone Dockery
Maria Elliott
Darlene Franklin-Campbell
Martha Deborah Hall
P.J. Johnson
Dawn L. Meisenheimer Lewis
Cari Oleskewicz
Venetia Sjogren
Emily Stokes
Martin Willitts, Jr.

The three finalists will be announced on Nov. 1. Congratulations, poets!


  1. woo hoo, I am totally geeked out! Thank you!
    Venetia Sjogren

  2. Congratulations to everyone! Thank you, Casey Shay Press!
    -- Cynthia Baculi-Condez