Canadian poet Dean Gessie has won first prize, a $500 award and a certificate of achievement in the Coping With Crisis – Poetry category of the just-completed Ageless Authors Writing Contest. Cash prizes and certificates were also awarded by Dianalee Velie of Newbury, New Hampshire (second prize, $250 and a certificate of achievement) and Blythe Darlyn Thatcher of Murray, Utah (third prize, $125, and a certification of achievement.
In addition to the three cash prize winners, Ageless Authors announces finalists in the poetry category. Finalists have received the following certificates of achievement:
Bainbridge Island, WA
Turtle Creek, PA
East Lansing, MI