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2009 Non-Rhyming Poem Winners

Announcing the Non-Rhyming Poem winners of the 78th Annual Writer's Digest Writing Competition
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Announcing the Non-Rhyming Poem winners of the 78th Annual Writer's Digest Writing Competition

Non-Rhyming Poem Winners

Winner:
NormaLaughter
RutherfordtonNC

  1. MariaErcilla
    Los AngelesCA
  2. CappyLoveHanson
    DouglasAZ
  3. ClaireHsuAccomando
    BonitaCA
  4. SandraLouiseStaton-Taiwo
    YorkPA
  5. JohnK.Rutenberg
    Myrtle BeachSC
  6. JuanitaTorrence-Thompson
    FlushingNY
  7. DawnBoeder Johnson
    Stillman ValleyIL
  8. MarlaAlupoaicei
    FriscoTX
  9. MarshaBush
    CedarvilleOH
  10. N.Harvey
    BigforkMT
  11. William F. Bellais
    ChillicotheMO
  12. HazelWinter
    SydneyAustralia
  13. PatriciaCorcoran
    New MilfordCT
  14. JaniceCutbush
    Ballston SpaNY
  15. Arturo CantuHernandez
    San AntonioTX
  16. Sue C.Foster
    LewistownMT
  17. Sue C.Foster
    LewistownMT
  18. RobertChute
    LondonONTARIOCanada
  19. MariaErcilla
    Los AngelesCA
  20. DeboraBray
    LincolnNE
  21. R. H. Peat
    AuburnCA
  22. Elizabeth Y.Porter
    EminenceMO
  23. MariaErcilla
    Los AngelesCA
  24. Sheila A.Murphy
    PortlandCT
  25. BarbaraKiley
    Port Saint LucieFL
  26. Rohan AlexanderRowe
    LawrencevilleGA
  27. KhaledKEMahmoud
    LondonONCanada
  28. KhaledKEMahmoud
    LondonONCanada
  29. CarolWills
    DurhamNC
  30. CheyeneL.Garwood
    EncinoCA
  31. SaraMcNulty
    BeavertonOR
  32. JuliaTatsch
    South DennisMA
  33. BarbaraL.McNinch
    Rocky PointNC
  34. AlbertRusso
    ParisFrance
  35. AnniGibson
    CincinnatiOH
  36. AnniGibson
    CincinnatiOH
  37. AnniGibson
    CincinnatiOH
  38. BeckyHaigler
    ShreveportLA
  39. PatrykZielonka
    CranfordNJ
  40. GailIsrael
    Los AngelesCA
  41. GailIsrael
    Los AngelesCA
  42. JenniferA.Honaker
    MiamiFL
  43. AngelaWeaver
    OmahaNE
  44. SuellenWedmore
    Rockport,MA
  45. ChristineM.Quirk
    ClintonMA
  46. CathyConger
    Wisconsin RapidsWI
  47. BrianTimmerman
    Canoga ParkCA
  48. DorothyFulton-Stevens
    AbingtonPA
  49. KatherineHauswirth
    Deep RiverCT
  50. NinaSoifer
    NorthfieldNJ
  51. MarilynJ.Humm
    FairfaxVA
  52. ChuckWarren
    GrandvilleMI
  53. MichaelThio
    San DiegoCA
  54. NicoleFoltin
    BethlehemPA
  55. ZiggyDonovan
    San DiegoCA
  56. JessicaHarris
    Hiram GA
  57. KendallMartin
    RichmondVA
  58. CynthiaLukas
    Santa FeNM
  59. TomK.Wagner
    PhoenixAZ
  60. DeniseParent
    MilfordCT
  61. Marie K. Wood
    Sun City CenterFL
  62. R. F. Sedlack
    SarasotaFL
  63. GiniMcCain
    West St. PaulMN
  64. TanyaWallace
    MilfordCT
  65. Louis G.Redka
    BridgetonNJ
  66. SteveBarfield
    West Palm BeachFL
  67. DelCorey
    MacombMI
  68. Anne-MarieLegan
    HerrinIL
  69. Anne-MarieLegan
    HerrinIL
  70. Anne-MarieLegan
    HerrinIL
  71. Sara A.Harris
    EurekaMO
  72. Colleen ClancyHansen
    HelenaMT
  73. Nancy JeanCarrigan
    WarrenvilleIL
  74. JuanitaTorrence-Thompson
    FlushingNY
  75. JuanitaTorrence-Thompson
    FlushingNY
  76. Julie K. Everett
    MilwaukeeWI
  77. Debora J.MacLean
    ChichesterNH
  78. Debora J.MacLean
    ChichesterNH
  79. Debora J.MacLean
    ChichesterNH
  80. TracyLord
    HopeME
  81. Gladys L. Henderson
    NesconsetNY
  82. Gladys L. Henderson
    NesconsetNY
  83. William F. Mitten
    ManchesterNH
  84. CalderLowe
    ColumbiaCA
  85. CalderLowe
    ColumbiaCA
  86. JeanYoukers
    HockessinDE
  87. MarlaAlupoaicei
    FriscoTX
  88. MarlaAlupoaicei
    FriscoTX
  89. LoriVan Pelt
    SaratogaWY
  90. SteveBarfield
    West Palm BeachFL
  91. Charles S.Rogers
    BrattleboroVT
  92. Marianne Y.Ray
    KentWA
  93. Tammy L.Beevers
    BeltonTX
  94. MargaretSchiller
    GreendellNJ
  95. MargaretSchiller
    GreendellNJ
  96. Debora J.MacLean
    ChichesterNH
  97. RogerCraik
    AshtabulaOH
  98. Carol L.Vieira
    ParkerCO
  99. David M.Thomas
    MontereyCA


Click below to see the top 100 winners in each category:

Grand-Prize Winner
Children's/YA Fiction
Feature Article
Genre Short Story
Inspirational
Mainstream Fiction
Nonrhyming Poetry
Memoir/Personal Essay
Rhyming Poetry
Stageplay
Screenplay

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