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2009 WPA Francine Porad Haiku Contest

Judge: Michael Dylan Welch

First Place
Author: Carolyn Hall
fall garden
the cat's ashes
no more than a handful
Second Place
Author: Dejah Leger
Christmas morning—
the snowprints of the stray
who curled by our door
Third Place
Author: Roland Packer
white towels
by a wash basin
jane doe
Honorable Mention
Author: Francine Banwarth
three-quarter moon
mandolin music
just sad enough
Honorable Mention
Author: Cynthia Cechota
milky sky
an eagle's rib bones
cradle the snow
Honorable Mention
Author: Tanya McDonald
expectant father
the tender way he holds
his comic book
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