Neahkahnie Mountain Poetry Prize
Submissions for the 2024 Neahkahnie Mountain Poetry Prize open January 1, 2024.
The first place winner will receive $100 cash and have their poem published on the website. Second and third place winners also get their poems published on the website. See the 2023 winning poems and honorable mentions below.
In addition, the winning poets will read their work at a special Hoffman Center event on April 14th, which will celebrate the launch of new poetry collections from Airlie Press. .
The contest judge this year is Logan Garner, the 2023 winner of the Neahkahnie Mountain Poetry Prize. He lives and writes on Oregon’s north coast at the mouth of the Columbia River. His first poetry collection, Here, in the Floodplain, was published by Plan B Press in 2023, and his work has appeared in the Elevation Review, Flying Island, the North Coast Squid and others. He’s currently working on two more poetry collections.