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2015 ukiahaiku contest results?

Started by Mark E., June 15, 2015, 05:03:34 PM

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Mark E.

Just curious:  Anyone heard about the results for 2015 ukiahaiku contest? Winners were supposedly announced in late April but no listing on the web site and no replies for the contest organizers...

AlanSummers

Hi Mark,

Quote from: Mark E. on June 15, 2015, 05:03:34 PM
Just curious:  Anyone heard about the results for 2015 ukiahaiku contest? Winners were supposedly announced in late April but no listing on the web site and no replies for the contest organizers...

Here's the results, enjoy! :)

First Place

distant chanting
the saffron threads of crocus
at sunrise

Patricia Daharsh
Pinellas Park, Florida, USA


Second Place

low tide
the moon stuffed
among shells

Ailoaei Cristina
Romania


Third Place

anniversary –
under fallen leaves,
the butterfly

Rita Odeh
Haifa, Israel


First Honorable Mention

war memorial
the black-tipped wings
of a snow goose

Cynthia Rowe
Double Bay, New South Wales, Australia

Second Honorable Mention

watching them
go down the park slide
raindrops and freckles

Darrell Lindsay
Nacogdoches, Texas, USA

Third Honorable Mention

after the tempest
a fishing boat towed
by the rainbow

Constantin Stroe
Bucharest, Romania

Fourth Honorable Mention

empty second chair –
the entire garden is filled
with forget-me-nots

Cristina Oprea
Iasi, Romania

Fifth Honorable Mention

home alone?
talking to the snowman
in my backyard

Archana Kapoor Nagpal
Bangalore, Karnataka, India

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Alan Summers,
founder, Call of the Page
https://www.callofthepage.org


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