Congratulations Spring into Poetry 2022 Winners!

Congratulations to our second annual Spring into Poetry contest winners. This year, we challenged all aspiring poets to pen verses read in 3 minutes or less (4500 characters max), and our community certainly delivered! Poems of all kinds were submitted and will be added to our growing local collection of short form literature published online through the Short Edition Portal digital collections.

Winning Poets

Age 0-7 Category Winners

Age 8-9 Category Winners

Age 10-12 Category Winners

Age 13-17 Category Winners

Adults 18+ Category Winners

Each winner will receive a gift certificate to local bookseller Hicklebee's, a recently published poetry book, as well as an assortment of goodies to help keep the words and creativity flowing. Congratulations again winners, and indeed to all who participated! We look forward to seeing more submissions for our next creative writing contest this fall.