2003 Contest Results

2003 Triad

THEME: WRITERS/WRITING

Judged by Cyra Dumitru; 77 entries.

First: Sandra Lindow, "Reflections on a Poet Dreaming About Trees"

Second: Sue De Kelver, "Bird of Prey"

Third: Jeffrey Johannes, "The Last Poet"

Honorable Mention:

Alice D’Alessio, "Winter Poet"

David Scheler, "Night Sailing"

POET’S CHOICE

Judged by Louis McKee; 87 entries.

First: Jeffrey Johannes, "Where the Rain Begins"

Second: Richard Swanson, "Keats Lite"

Third: Jane Kocmoud, "Today and Tomorrow"

Honorable Mention:

Peg Sherry, "Rebellion Among Dress Shoes"

Joan Johannes, "Riding That Sway-Back Mule"

Sue De Kelver, "Abacus in the Garden"

NEW POET

Judged by Marian Haddad; 59 entries.

First: Wendy Vardaman, "St. Catherine of Sienna’s Day"

Honorable Mention:

Barb Cranford, "Facts"

Bill Charlesworth, "Nightfall in the Country"

Ramon Kiltzke, "Moon Prayer"