Saboteur Awards Shortlist 2017 Voting open until 30th April There is no minimum vote on this round, vote for as many or as few categories as you want. * 1. Vote for the best magazine The Lonely Crowd Reach Magazine Bunbury Magazine Butcher's Dog Into the Void Why should they win? * 2. Vote for the best wildcard Lunar Poetry Podcast Poetry as F*ck Women Aloud NI J.R. Carpenter’s "The Gathering Cloud" I am not a silent poet Why should they win? * 3. Vote for the best anthology The End: Fifteen Endings to Fifteen Paintings (Unthank) The Chronicles of Eve (Paper Swans Press) Half Moon: Poems about Pubs (OWF Press) An Unreliable Guide to London (Influx Press) Remembering Oluwale (Valley Press) Why should they win? * 4. Vote for the best Spoken Word show "How To Starve An Artist" by Rose Condo McCleary & Blair Panda to the Audience "The Selkie" by Fay Roberts "Show Me the Money" by Paula Varjack "Fat Girls Don't Dance" by Maria Ferguson Why should they win? * 5. Vote for the most innovative publisher Penned in the Margins Indigo Dreams Publishing ZimZalla Unthank Books Burning Eye Books Why should they win? * 6. Vote for the best poetry pamphlet "Copeland's Daughter" by Stephanie Conn (Poetry Business) "Found Me" by Emma van Woerkom (Read Fox Books) "Waves on a boring beach" by Emma Hammond (Zimzalla) "Everything is Scripted" by James Giddings (Templar) "Glass" by Elisabeth Sennitt Clough (Paper Swans Press) Why should they win? * 7. Vote for the best reviewer Jessica Traynor Freya McClements Greg Freeman Scott Manley Hadley Dave Coates Why should they win? * 8. Vote for the best novella "The arrival of Missives" by Aliya Whiteley (Unsung Stories) "Portrait of the Artist as a Viable Alternative to Death" by Ross McCleary (Maudlin House) "The Proof" by César Aira (And other Stories) "The Night Visitors" by Jenn Ashworth & Richard Hirst (Dead Ink) "Zombies Ate My Library" by Tony White (Blast Theory) Why should they win? * 9. Vote for the best collaborative work Poetry on the Picket Line Disappear Here - 27 films and poems on Coventry Ring Road (Silhouette Press) Kevin Bateman's #AwakenYourSoul #WeAreAlive and #LiveInsideOurDream "Finders Keepers" by Harry Man and Sophie Gainsley (Sidekick Books) WomenXBorders - Women Aloud 2017 & Irish Writers Centre Why should they win? * 10. Vote for the best regular Spoken Word night That's What She Said - For Books' Sake Unity Words (Wakefield) Evidently (Salford) Interrobang?! (Edinburgh) WORD! (Leicester) Why should they win? * 11. Vote for the best short story collection "Speak Gigantular" by Irenosen Okojie (Jacaranda Books) "Wild Gestures" by Lucy Durneen (MidnightSun Publishing) "Attrib. and other stories" by Eley Williams (Influx) "High City Walk" by Adam Craig (Cinnamon Press) "Chump" by Duncan P Bradshaw (EyeCue) Why should they win? * 12. Vote for the best spoken word performer Caleb Femi Salena Godden Dominic Berry Lisa Luxx Hollie McNish Why should they win? Submit your votes!