A big congratulations goes to Jacob Oet — Dana Goodyear has chosen Metamorphosis as the winner of The Poetry Contest!
Congrats to Jacob, to all of our finalists and semi-finalists, and to everyone who sent us their poems. We were honestly awe-struck by how many amazing poets there are in our community. Thank you!
The finalists (in no particular order) were:
Metamorphosis by Jacob Oet
Morning by Margaret Borchert
Waiting by Emily Rae Robles
A Glass of Wine by Carys Goodwin
Two Dancers, Ready by Johanna Berliner
Untitled (Tuesday) by Andrea Wahba
That Which Endures in White-Clad Silence by Julia Warner
Untitled by Nidhi Zakaria Eipe
Artist in Progress by Saipriya Valoth
Life so Luxurious by Lei
(Feedback time: did you like the blind voting process?)