The Poetry Box Horror & Dark Poetry

Silver Cup Trophy Award 2012



We are delighted to Announced the Competition Results:  The Prize-Winning Poems, Finalists Poems, Judge's Special Commendation Award Poems and Highly Commended Award Winners' Poems will all feature in the First Edition of: The Poetry Box Horror & Dark Poetry Magazine (Format: A4, Illustrated, Comb-bound) - Publication Date: 30 April 2012


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WINNER Of The Poetry Box Horror & Dark Poetry Silver Cup Trophy: 


Mark Mikkelsen  - ‘Ode To Night’



SECOND PLACE: Riff Poynton - ‘The Dark In The Heart’

THIRD PLACE: Lynn Walton - ‘Awakening’

FOURTH PLACE: Joe Hobbs - ‘Torso In The Gutter’

FIFTH PLACE: Lorna Hunter (‘Lois’) - Anxiety Attacks’





Cathy Bryant - ‘Petrified’

Tracey Clark - ‘Last Supper’

Pamela Johnson - ‘The Hanging Man’

Jerry Prince - ‘The Almost’

Daniel Mills - ‘Serpents (A Ballad)’

Annie Williams - ‘The Game’





Jim Stewart-Evans – ‘Nightfall on All Hallows Eve’

Lucienne Kim Flavell – ‘Afterword’

B.M. Laverty – ‘Fatal Attraction’

Tom Cunliffe – ‘Blank’




Congratulations to the Prize-Winners and Award-Winners of this unique Horror & Dark Poetry Competition.


Entry Details for

The Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry Silver Cup Trophy Award Competition 2013

will be available shortly. 


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