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2001 Harold G. Henderson Memorial Award

First Place
Author: Kathy Lippard Cobb
broken easel—
the front yard blue
with wildflowers
Second Place (tie)
Author: Linda Jeannette Ward
heat waves—
the hitchhiker shifts her child
to the other hip
Second Place (tie)
Author: Leatrice Lifshitz
land's end—
sand in each bite
of my apple
Third Place
Author: w. f. owen
Indian summer
a fish slips through
the gill net
Honorable Mention
Author: Jeanne Emrich
      her 18th birthday—
for the first time she notices
       my silences
Honorable Mention
Author: A.C. Missias
spring sunshine
      the climbing ivy
      filled with sparrows
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