The Doug Draime Prize for Poetry – Results

WINNER

“Grieve” by Leon Fedolfi


FIRST RUNNER-UP

“Rosalba”by Lyall Harris


RUNNERS-UP (ALPHABETICAL BY LAST NAME)

“Places I Have Known” by Gary Beaumier

“For Such Are the Rules” by Sandra Kolankiewicz

“The Handle” by Douglas Macdonald

“Leukemia” by Ilari Pass

“Revelation of a Poet on the_Highway” by J. Ross Peters

“Last Rites” by Pamela Sumners


HONORABLE MENTION (ALPHABETICAL BY FIRST NAME)

“Rise Young Woman” by Hawzhin Azeez

“salt scratch in the mouth” by Alan Bern

” If We Must Make Judgments” Alexandra McIntosh

“A Study in Pink and Blue” Asher KurtzFreilich

“Use Your Inside Fists and Take Up Knitting, You Nutty Butter Ball” Ashley Cantrelle

“Connection” by Dale Shank

“Marveling We Will Reign” by Emma Wynn

“Blue Bricks” by Jonathan Carter

“The Owl” by Josephine Pino

“Poem for Anne Bracewell” by Kate Cumiskey

“Cold Salad” by Leon Fedolfi

“Grand and Roebling” by Leon Fedolfi

“One-Winged” by Lyall Harris

“It’s Not Like You’d Have A Choice” by Lynne Schmidt

“l ie n” by Margaret Galey

“Swan’s Cargo” by Meghan Purvis

“(Supposing) My Mother Was a Blue Heron” by Pamela Sumners

“For Your Leaving” by Pamela Sumners

“The Ghost of Mother” by Sheree La Puma