2002 Contest Results

2002 Triad

THEME: SOCIAL ISSUES

Judged by Paula Sergi; 63 entries.

First: Shoshauna Shy for “Keepsake”

Second: Jeffrey Johannes for “Art Therapy”

Third: Kathryn Gahl for “Who the Virgins Are Not”

Honorable Mention:

Alice D’Alessio for “From all that haunts us”

Karla Huston for “A Woman Dancing Topless Slows Traffic in Seattle”

POET’S CHOICE

Judged by Constance Egemo; 77 entries.

First: Brent Christianson for “The Committee Meeting”

Second: Charles Ries for “Marlboro Man on Michigan Ave.”

Third: Sandra Lindow for “In the Month of Lengthening Days”

Honorable Mention:

David Scheler for “Suspended”

Rosemary Kenny for “Green Man”

Alice D’Alessio for “To plant a legacy”

NEW POET

Judged by Katherine Holman; 49 entries.

First: Peg Sherry for “Full Moon Fishing”

Honorable Mention:

Linda Aschbrenner for The Polar Bear Recalls Kenneth Koch”

Kathryn Gahl for “Summer Dress”

Ann M. Penton for “Midlife in Mexico”