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The Betty Drevniok Award 1999

Judge: Sandra Fuhringer

First Prize
Author: Grant D. Savage
from reed to reed
a blackbird follows
               its song
Second Prize
Author: Timothy 'Tim' Russell (shachihoko)
    snow
the mourners
huddle closer
Third Prize
Author: Ruby Spriggs
full moon
bullfrogs
all night
Honourable Mention
Author: Marje A. Dyck
Shadows shifting
over the reed bed
 dark      light
Honourable Mention
Author: Tom Painting
mistletoe
his smile lines deepen
her blush
Honourable Mention
Author: Hans Jongman
Farmer's market
a child follows her stroller
filled with potatoes
Honourable Mention
Author: Naomi Beth Wakan
Cormorants
On the dock wings open
To greet the ferry
Honourable Mention
Author: Elizabeth St Jacques
jagged hole
in thin lake-ice
the wolf's eyes
Honourable Mention
Author: Elizabeth St Jacques
    Lake Louise
silently I sit inside
   a photograph
Honourable Mention
Author: Jeanne Jorgensen
reed shadows
merge into the pond
faint coyote's howl
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