Finalist, 2014 Paterson Poetry Prize
The Paterson Poetry Prize of $1,000 is given annually by the Poetry Center at Passaic County
Community College to a book of poetry (48 pages or more) published in the previous year,
with a minimum press run of 500 copies.
I was one of six finalists; Billy Collins was the winner.
The finalists and winner read at the Awards Ceremony, on May 2, 2015 in Paterson, New Jersey.