Thank you all for participating in our summer-themed haiku contest! We were happy to receive a lot of entries, and we enjoyed reading them all. We’ll be contacting the winners by email today about their prizes.
Without further ado, the winners are:
Winner: Donna B. McKinney, “Summer Heat”
Runner-Up: Hannah Whiteoak, “Dandelion”
Runner-Up: Torrey Best, “Summer Haven”
Read the winning submissions below and watch for a new contest in September!
Winner: “Summer Heat”
Donna B. McKinney
Salt like ocean spray
Liquid sun slides down my nose
On summer’s last day
white petticoats spin and swish
time for one more dance?
Runner-Up: “Summer Haven”
hot dry desert home,
crispy red terra firma,
a chance oasis