The Science Fiction Poetry Association (SFPA) has announced the winners of the annual Rhysling Awards for science fiction, fantasy, and horror poetry, short and long form. This year’s winners are:
“Turning the Leaves” by Amal El-Mohtar (Apex Magazine 12/13)
“Rivers”, Geoffrey A. Landis (Asimov’s 6/13)
“Music of the Stars”, Bruce Boston (2013 Balticon Program Book)
“Interregenum”, Mary Soon Lee (Star*Line 36.4)
“Hungry Constellations”, Mike Allen (Goblin Fruit Fall 2013)
“I will show you a single treasure from the treasures of Shah Niyaz”, Rose Lemberg (Goblin Fruit Summer 2013)
Poems are chosen by the membership of the SFPA, who vote on a list of nominations made by individual members and published in the Rhysling Anthology. Winners are regularly reprinted in the annual Nebula Awards Anthology.