Thanks again to everyone who entered and to everyone who voted. It was great to see such quality work, not only from regulars but also from quite a few new faces.

I also appreciate everyone who helped spread the word through their sig lines and posts.

The Winners:


First Place (with 9 votes): poetinahat (read the entry)

poetinahat will receive:


  • A 1-year subscription to Poetry Contest Insider, a service of Winning Writers (and a $27.80 value). Poetry Contest Insider profiles over 750 quality poetry contests, plus over 100 prose contests, AND

Second Place (with 8 votes): KTC (read the entry)

KTC will receive:
  • A copy of Jenna Glatzer's e-book Sell the Fun Stuff, featuring valuable advice and market information for writers and artists of greeting cards and much more.
Congratulations also to our Honorable Mentions:

Third Place (with 6 votes): trumancoyote (read the entry)
Fourth Place (with 5 votes): dahmnait
(read the entry)
Fifth Place (with 4 votes): ideagirl (read the entry)

Happy Mother's Day.

-William