2020 Poetry Contest Winner

The winner of the 2020 Poetry Contest is Sakinah Hofler, for her poem “double dutch”, selected by Samuel Amadon. Congratulations, Sakinah!!

Sakinah Hofler is a fiction writer, poet, and playwright. Her work has appeared in Kenyon Review OnlineHayden’s Ferry ReviewMid-American Review, and elsewhere. She has won the Manchester Fiction Prize, the Hurston/Wright Award for College Writers, and the Sherwood Anderson Fiction Award. A former chemical engineer for the U.S. Department of Defense and hailing from the great city of Newark, NJ, she’s currently a Ph.D. Candidate and an Albert C. Yates Fellow at the University of Cincinnati.

Find out more about Sakinah’s writing at www.sakinahhofler.com and follow her on Twitter: @blackquisition.