Saturday, 16 July 2011

2011 Haiku Pen Contest

I am very happy to announce that I have just been awarded 'Grand Prize' in the 2011 Haiku Pen Contest. You can read my poem alongside the other winners, including the very talented Claire Everett by clicking on the title above.

A BIG thank you to Raquel D. Bailey of Lyrical Passion Poetry E-Zine for all that she brings/gives to the world of poetry.

Also humble thanks to Lee Gurga, editor of Modern Haiku Press, who adjudicated this contest.



Frank... said...

Congratulations on your win, Paul. Your haiku is very poignant and deserved its placing...

Brian said...

Paul, A poem of stunning simplicity and depth. It merits the award among so many fine entries. Congratulations.

Devika Jyothi said...

Congrats Paul and thanks for the links - here and previous (The Quiet of My Heart - lovely poetry there)


Devika Jyothi said...

And your winning poem - sheer poignancy!


Paul Smith said...

A deep bow to each of you, in gratitude, Paul