2019 Contest Winners — Poetry

2019 Ageless Authors Writing Contest

Poetry Category

May 2019

First Prize 

Gangsters of the Portland Sky 

Pattie Palmer-Baker; Portland OR

 

Second Prize (tie)

Cosmic Confusion

Bo Niles; New York NY

 

The Moon and I Are Drunk

Pattie Palmer-Baker; Portland OR

 

Third Prize 

I Find It Odd 

Gloria Klinger; Grand Haven MI

 

Honorable Mention

Those More Innocent Days 

Ida Lowenstein; San Mateo CA

 

River 

Robert Swandby; Boise ID

 

Kiss For Judas 

Donna Eason; Glen Burnie MD

 

Agelessly Aging 

Stephen Dunn; Dallas TX

 

Kalinda and the Killing Fields 

Ruth Mota; Watsonville CA

 

Spitting Out the Bones 

Pat McCulloch; San Francisco CA

  

Recognized 

Love Me Wrinkled 

Zandra Mink-Fuller; Burleson TX

  

The Paper Clip

Julane Borth; Oklahoma City OK

 

Dreams in Retirement 

Carolyn Phillips; Princeton NJ

 

Victory Dance, 1945

Nick Sweet; Shepherd TX