Congratulations 2017 winners!

This year, we received many excellent poems and, as far as we're concerned, everyone who submitted to the contest deserves to be celebrated. However, the judges could only honor a limited number of poems/poets with prizes. Here are the results:

1st What Once Was The Valley Jason B.
2nd Some Muses Leave Bruises Sean H.
3rd Futile Cindy V

High School
1st Two Rivers Jin B.
2nd We Belong in a Garden Cali T.
3rd Hambre Audrey B.

Middle School
1st Forsaken Land Elena S.
2nd Be You Marusya A.
3rd  Immigrante o Indocumentado , Christina V.

1st Nut job Gavin M
2nd The Ocean Sea Mist  Gianna M.
3rd My Cat. Vincent R.

Congratulations to the 1st-3rd place winners, and thank you to everyone who submitted poems to the contest! Your entries made for some fierce competition, and we look forward to enjoying more of your writing next year.

Want to read the winning poems? Check them out here.