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Please visit the Favorite Poem Project, and hear Americans read the poetry they love.

SINGLE POEM POETRY COLLECTION
K-2nd Grade

Judge: Robert Pinsky

Winner: Abigail M., "Fall"

 
3rd-6th Grade

Judge: Robert Pottle

Winner: Zoe M., "The Water-Horses of Fay"

3rd-6th Grade

Judge: Sonny Brewer

Winner: Julia E., "Fairies, Friends & Me"

7th-9th Grade

Judge: Michael Martone

Winner: Bethany W., "Finishing 12"

7th-9th Grade

Judge: Joshilyn Jackson

Winner: Mara D. P., "Shadows and the Sun"

10th-12th Grade

Judge: Steven Hewitt

Winner: Aurora E.-P., "Wondrous Thing"

10th-12th Grade

Judge: Beth Ann Fennelly

Winner: Aurora E.-P., "Untitled"

College-Adult

Judge: Caitlin Roper

Winner: Tasha W., "Leftover Bits"

College-Adult

Judge: Polly Carden

Winner: Christian C., "Inaccurate Representations"

   
2008 Single Poem Finalists:

Kindergarten-2nd Grade:

Kaferi M., "The Little Mouse"
Calvin Rain W., "If I Had an Old-Fashioned Car"
Elena B., "Down in the Wood"
Abigail M., "Fall"
Iain L., "The Sun" "Lightning"
Adriana W., "The Birds"

3rd-6th Grade:

Mara C., "Little Monster"
Kathi M., "To Touch a Scuba Diver's Heart"
Nicholas B, "I Love Tulips"
Zoe M., "The Water Horses of Fay"

7th-9th Grade:
 

Hannah B., "Seasons of Our Lives".
Bethany W., "Finishing 12".
Katie S., "Where I'm From".
Katie S., "Patchwork Gown".
Kira L., "I Knew I Was So Important One Day".

10th-12th Grade:
 

Jessica G., "The Dragon".
Vienna H., "I Realize".
Joshua W., "Brave Knights".
Aurora E-P., "Wondrous Thing".

College-Adult:
 

Rebecca W., "Exiting Eden".
Tasha W., "Leftover Bits".
Caroline J., "I Want To Be The Pope".
Tina E., "Falling Night Blues".

 

2008 Poetry Collection Finalists:

3rd-6th Grade:

Danielle R., The Hungry Farmer
Zoe B., Desert Haiku
Julia E., Fairies, Friends and Me

7th-9th Grade:

Sara Jade S., Tears of My Soul
Rachel E., Nature: A Poem Collection
Mara D. P., The Shadows of the Sun

10th-12th Grade:
 

Kimberly T., "Pensive Visions".
Aurora E-P., "Poetry Collection".
Jessica G., "'Silver of the Other Realm' and Other Selected Works."

College-Adult:
 

Rebecca Y., "Miscarried Hope".
Amy F.G., "Eight Hundred Lifetimes".
Christian C., "Inaccurate Representations".