2007 Contest Results

2007 Triad

THEME: KEEPSAKE

Judged by Andrea Potos; 75 entries.

First: Jan Chronister, "Diamonds are Forever"

Second: Charyl Zehfus, "Taking the Catfish Home"

Third: Naomi Cochran, "A Wonderful World"

Honorable Mention:

Thomas Erickson, "Talismans"

Janet Leahy, "I Stop Polishing My Nails"

Norma Gay Prewett, "Bill of Lading"

POET'S CHOICE

Judged by Dr. Philip Zweifel; 83 entries.

First: Peg Lauber, "In Germany"

Second: Jeanie Tomasko, "The End of Dawn"

Third: Sr. Irene Zimmerman, "Legacy"

1st Honorable Mention: Lester Smith, "Tea Service"

2nd Honorable Mention: Charyl Zehfus, "Lyric"

3rd Honorable Mention: Ann Penton, "Author! Author!"

KAY SAUNDERS MEMORIAL NEW POET

Judged by Margaret Rozga; 49 entries.

First: Mary Jo Balistreri, "Abby and the Light"

Second: Anjie Greene-Martin, "Fish Lines"

1st Honorable Mention: Pamela Spencer, "The Signs Read—No Digging"

2nd Honorable Mention: Annie Parcels, “Sometimes I Worry in the Silence”