The Vallum Award for Poetry 2010 contest winners!

Congratulations to our winners, Pamela Porter, John Reibetanz, and Susan Steudel. Thank you to everyone who entered. Valum received many strong submissions and making the final cut was quite difficult.

1st Prize: “My Father’s Grief” by Pamela Porter

2nd Prize: “Displacement” by John Reibetanz

Honourary Mention: “Theory and Practice” by Susan Steudel

Winners will receive a cash prize and be featured in our upcoming issue 8:1 “Futures.” To purchase a copy of the upcoming issue, please visit our online store at

Please check our website for information about future contests!