Welcome to Logan House!
Logan House asks its readers to congratulate Janet Joyner, whose Waterborn(e) has been selected as the 2014 Holland Prize winner. Waterborn(e) will be published later this year.
2015 Holland Prize Guidelines
Logan House announces the tenth annual Holland Prize for the best unpublished book of poetry in American English.
The author will receive $500, and the winning manuscript will be published in 2016. Individual poems from submitted manuscripts will be considered for the 2nd edition of The Logan House Anthology of 21st Century American Poetry.
Each entrant will receive a copy of Disciples of an Uncertain Season and Other Poems by Larry Holland, for whom the Prize is named, as well as a copy of the winning book.
Manuscripts should be 60-80 pages and should be submitted with a $25 reading fee and SASE for prize announcement to
321 Logan Street
Wayne City, NE 68787
Manuscripts will be recycled.
The Holland Prize is dedicated to publishing the best manuscript that comes across our desks, irrespective of the poet’s subject, style or geography.
Friends and close associates of Logan House are not eligible for the contest.
For additional questions email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
1st Holland Winner, 2005: Laurelyn Whitt, Interstices
2nd Holland Winner, 2006: Amy McInnis, Cut River
3rd Holland Winner, 2007: Tom C. Hunley, Octopus
4th Holland Winner, 2008: Gary L. Lark, Getting By
5th Holland Winner, 2009: Robert Cooperman, My Shtetl
6th Holland Winner, 2010: Samuel Stenger Renken, Where to Start
7th Holland Winner, 2011: Dan Memmolo, Fist City
8th Holland Winner, 2012: Richard Carr, Lucifer
9th Holland Winner, 2013: No Winner Selected
10th Holland Winner, 2014: Janet Joyner, Waterborn(e)