Last night, we announced the winners of the inaugural WordsThaw Prize!
Wanda Hurren, micro text category, for “Making it Up”
Nancy Yakimoski, poetry category, for “Cartesian Lover”
All shortlisted candidates were presented with a $25 gift certificate to Munro’s Books, and the winners were awarded a $500 gift certificate each.
The winning entries will be published in UVic’s Martlet newspaper on March 23.
In the photo below, from left to right: WordsThaw Prize contest judge, Janet Rogers; Wanda Hurren; Nancy Yakimoski; and Malahat editor, John Barton.