Rain poetry judges Juan Matos, Elizabeth Bacon, Katherine Gregiore, and Walter Molina have selected thirteen poems and seven honorable mentions as part of the WCPA’s 50th Anniversary celebration and community […]
The Worcester County Poetry Association (WCPA) is pleased to announce that Dean Gessie of Midland, Ontario, Canada, has won this year’s WCPA Poetry Contest: The Frank O’Hara Prize. His poem […]
Worcester, Mass., poet, editor and teacher Eve Rifkah has been chosen to receive the 2021 Stanley Kunitz Medal awarded through a bequest from two-time Poet Laureate of The United States […]
We have updated our Action Plan after continued reflection. You can read about our plans at this link.
April 19, 2021: In response to an ill-considered, offensive, and disrespectful public engagement on social media by a member of our board on April 16, 2021, the Worcester County Poetry […]
Submissions are open for the 2020 WCPA Annual Poetry Contest The Frank O'Hara Prize | Contest Judge: Doug Holder