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Dr. William Henry Drummond Poetry Contest 2024

First Place

Nunc Dimittis by DC Reid

Second Place

ending by Renée M. Sgroi

Third Place

Summer School by Brenda Gunn

Eight Honourable Mentions

  • So Are We by DC Reid
  • The Other by Blaine Marchand
  • The Gleaner by Donna Langevin
  • SUMMER HOLIDAY by Susan Ioannou
  • Handyman’s Blues by Mike Madill
  • Eigenlitcht by K. V. Skene
  • The Vigil by Cindy Maguire
  • The Swimmer by Cindy Maguire

Nine Judge’s Choice Awards

  • The Monument by Robert Girvan
  • Along the Saint John River by Albert N. Katz
  • Sky Pilots by Keith Inman
  • Ode to Elation by Donna Langevin
  • murder by crow by Priscilla Dunning
  • A Well-Watered Place* by John B. Lee
  • J’va’t manquer : I’ll miss you by Debra Amirault Camelin
  • Mac’s Field 11 by Carolyne Van Der Meer
  • Mainframe Man by Margaret Code