Young Buck Poetry Prize 2016 short list

The short list is in. Thank you to George Murray for making these selections, and congratulations to those of you who made the short list.

We will announce the winner and two honourable mentions on Friday, January 6th, so stay tuned!

Here is CV2's Young Buck Poetry Prize short list for 2016:


“Hic Lacet Sepultus” by Jessica Bebenek

“Camping at Fort Stevens” by Dominique Bernier-Cormier

“The Full Moon Glows Like a Yard Light” by Chelsea Coupal

“Oldman River Dam” by Curtis LeBlanc

“Epilogue: Companionship” by Jordan Mounteer

“Not Yet In Season” by Mallory Tater


Again, congratulations to our short list, and thank you to everyone who entered.