Congratulations to the Winners of the Mississippi Valley Poetry Contest
The winning poems/poets are as follows:
First Place: “He Thought the Periodic Table Was a Portrait of God.” Joan Wiese Johannes.
Second: “Girls, Uninterrupted.” Juliet Kerico.
Third:“Letter to My Father Written in a Bar in Mitchell, South Dakota.” Austin Smith.
First Place: “Rock Island, Illinois.” Judith Valente.
Second: “How to Move Away.” Alessandra Simmons.
Third: “How to Face It.” Deborah DeNicola.
“Around Every Corner.” David Pink.
“St. Patrick’s Day – 2011” Aaron Holst.
“Here right here is where.” Julia Meylor-Simpson.
These poems and more will be featured in the MWC’s 2011 edition of Off Channel, coming soon!