POETRY CONTEST RESULTS

2019 – Crosswinds IV (begins July 1, 2018) – Judge will be Tina Cane, Poet Laureate of Rhode Island.

List of Past Winners:

2018 – Vol Three

Judge: Lloyd Schwartz, poet and Pulitzer prize-winning critic
 

GRAND PRIZE: $1,000.00
James Cooper for Driving at Night in October

SECOND PRIZE: $250.00
Heather Treseler for Shorelines

THIRD PRIZE: $100.00
Timothy Martin for Oak Tree Scarred by Lightning

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2017 – Vol Two

Judge Lisa Starr, Poet Laureate of Rhode Island Emeritus

GRAND PRIZE: $1,000.00
Jack Cooper for Of Longing

SECOND PRIZE: $250.00
AE Hines for Financial Advisor

THIRD PRIZE:
$100.00
Jed Myers for This Day 

2016 – Vol One

Judge: Tom Chandler, Poet Laureate of Rhode Island Emeritus

GRAND PRIZE: $1,000.00
Trinity Tibe for Visiting Florida

SECOND PRIZE: $250.00
John Sibley Williams for Speak Gently

THIRD PRIZE: $100.00
Ginny Lowe Connors for The Old Halfback