VoicesNet Anthology International Poetry Competition Winners and Finalists
Contest III - Submissions from September 1, 2002 to November 30, 2002
Congratulations to all of the worldwide poets who contributed to our third "VoicesNet Anthology International Poetry Competition".
Enjoy the top 3 poems from the winning authors. The remaining finalists, chosen based on their selected poem, follow the top 3 poems.
Voices Anthology III Winner
Winner: Diana Kugel, Age 14, from the USA
The Story Gems
Each treasure chest of jewels has a dialect that it knows.
Voices Anthology III 2nd Place
2nd Place: Debra L. Kessing, Age 40, from Australia
Winds of Change
winds of change caress my face
confusion reigns, trying to find
longing, yearning, stop the ride
movements settle, shadows firm
Voices Anthology III 3rd Place
3rd Place: Andrew J. La Goo, Age 12, from the USA
I am From
I am from ear infections.
I am from bonfires.
I am from stompin' in the grass.
I am from football and basketball.
I am from running in the woods.
I am from tragedies.
I am from the times of terrorism.
special note: these are pre-proofed copies of the top 3 poems.
Voices Anthology III Finalists
(in alphabetic order by last name, first name)
|Bernardo, Karla T||Wings of Fate||17||Philippines|
|Brooks, Brennan||Which Way?||17||USA|
|Cary, John H.||Forgotten Stones||46||USA|
|Childs, William D||Star eyes||19||South Africa|
|Clark, Consatnce ( Connie) D||Mysterious||13||USA|
|Crossley, Shawn N||Little Ebony Girl||12||USA|
|Datta, Upasana||The Red Rose||13||India|
|Deierling, Rachel F||Art||22||N/A|
|Gahl, Amy M||Just Me||16||USA|
|Greer, Jonathan W||Moonlight Sonata||25||USA|
|Halim, Suhendra||White Love||20||Indonesia|
|Kent, Victoria M||Grey World||21||England|
|Kessleman, Miranda C||Pulling Through||15||USA|
|Killeen, Frances||The Raven||39||Canada|
|Korotky, Kandyce L.G.||In the Desert||14||USA|
|Moore, Gregory T||Teardrops||42||USA|
|Nicoletti, Staci A.||Dazed||25||USA|
|Sanders, Michael D||Silent Scream||16||USA|
|Singh, Durlabh||I Will Contemplate||57||England|
|Turner, Kirsty H||Rainbow||22||England|
|Whisenant, Tony||Alien Abduction||39||USA|