2001 Contest Results
Judged by Barbara Smith; 71 entries.
First: Sherry Elmer for "Kissing The Bald"
Second: Barbara Larsen for "Sitting At The Art Fair"
Third: Annette Grunseth for "Cast Out The Line As Though Ya Been To Church"
F.J. Bergmann for "Application for a Poetic License"
Mariann Ritzer for "Early Evening Prayer Of A Middle-Aged Woman Poet"
Nancy Jesse for "No Seizing of the Season"
Judged by Lori Stoltz; 82 entries.
First: Joan Johannes for "Opening Day"
Second: William McConnell for "Why We Called The Flower 'Power'"
Third: Jan Chronister for "Ruby Amaryllis"
Marion Youngquist for "Soldier's Return—1946"
Liz Hammond for "Bayou Rhapsody"
Judged by Laurie MacDiarmid; 58 entries.
First: Jeffrey Johannes for "Testament"
Mariann Ritzer for "Newlyweds"
Timothy Young for "The Moon Is A Red Eye"