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Tuesday, September 09, 2014

2014 City of Perth Library Haiku Competition RESULTS

Thanks to everyone who entered the 2014 City of Perth Library Haiku Competition. We received 51 entries from Australia and 21 entries from Overseas. Altogether 288 haiku were entered.
A very special thank you to Maureen Sexton, from HaikuOz, for judging the haiku again this year. It is greatly appreciated.
Congratulations to all the winners !
1st Prize Jan Dobb, Mawson ACT
one lone cloud
a curl of duck –down
sails the lake
2nd Prize – Samar Ghose, Stoneville WA
morning fog
from dewdrop to dewdrop
the dawn light
3rd Prize – Vanessa Proctor, Pymble NSW
rain squalls
settling into the hush
of the library
Highly commended – Dawn Bruce, St Leonards NSW
reed bed
the egret’s feathers
blushed by sunset
Commended – Duncan Richardson, Corinda, QLD
walking frames
lined up
their shadows
Commended -Tash Adams Gooseberry Hill, WA
wattle blossom
her hair
in bunches

1 comment:

UdyRegan said...

Very Nice, Such Poetry Lines, Deserves Praise. Lol didn't know I had that one in me but there's lots more in storage where that came from!