Our regional paper, the Columbia River Reader hosts an annual haiku poetry contest called Haikufest.
This year there were 204 entries. I won First Place in the Traditional Category with this poem.
their petals silent witness
of true sacrifice.
Check out the other winners at: http://www.crreader.com . (I wrote under the pen name Adele Brown because I’m a regular contributor to the Reader.)
Have a wonderful weekend!
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I am a multi-genre writer, with published articles and award-winning poems and short stories. I write for all ages, focusing on fiction and poetry. I have several works in progress including picture books, short stories, and novels. I'm a member of SCBWI, Willamette Writers, and Oregon Writers Colony, and I'm currently enrolled in the Institute of Children's Literature. You can find me on Facebook, Twitter (@TiffanyDickins4), and Instagram (@tiffanyddickinson). Thanks for visiting and may we meet on the written page again soon!
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4 thoughts on “Haikufest Winner”
Congratulations! Great poem
Thank you, Jason!
Hi Tiffany — Good for you!!! Congratulations!!