Safiya Sinclair will judge Blue Mesa Review's 2017 poetry contest. First place will be awarded $500 and publication in our Winter 2017 issue. Second place will be also be awarded publication. Please send a packet of 3 poems between June 1st and August 31st. Submission fee is $12. Those affiliated with the University of New Mexico are ineligible to submit unless they are five years past their graduation date/last date of employment.