Self-Published Book Awards Winners - Poetry - Writer's Digest

Self-Published Book Awards Winners - Poetry

Announcing the Poetry winners of the 5th Annual Writer's Digest International Self-Published Book Awards
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Announcing the Poetry winners of the 5th Annual Writer's Digest International Self-Published Book Awards

Poetry Category

First-place Winner

RickyRapoport Friesem
(parentheses)
RehovotIsrael

Honorable Mentions

BradBuchanan
The Miracle Shirker
SacramentoCA

ChristopherKuhl
blood and bone, river and stone
North AuroraIL
www.iuniverse.com

MargaretK.Menges
Children of the Sky
ElmiraNY
authorhouse.com

Entrants

Diodati
Lifelines
SedonaAZ
www.lulu.com/sadiodati

E'Val
Enlightened Heart/Darkened Soul
ElktonKY
www.outskirtspress.com

Jennifer
My Love, My Words
JamaicaNY
www.authorhouse.coom

Monterey
The River of Liquid Dreams
FlippinAR
www.rosedogbookstore.com

The Write Group
Moments Falling Open
North AndoverMA

Kenyatta
Forever Sentimental Vol. III
Cleveland HeightsOH
www.barnesandnoble.com

JudithAdams
Crossing the Line
LangleyWA

YolandaT.Amon
The Baring of the Soul
BolingbrookIL

DellaAnderson
Storms of the Heart
RenoNV
www.authorhouse.com

JulieArma
Poems
TumacacoriAZ
www.tomarma.com

StephanieArmiger
A Devil In The Pines
Twin FallsID
www.seawords.biz

SandyJ.Austin
Beam of Light
WoodbridgeVA

GertrudisClarissaAviles
Is's Becauses and Why's
MetairieLA
www.authorhouse.com

JoeBacal
Growing Wings On The Way Down
New YorkNY

LeviJamesBaldwin III
Thru A Blindman's Vision
AmerstamHollandNetherlands
www.tygervinum.com

MaratM.Bandemer, Jr.
OTHER PATHWAYS: Through My Mind
KatyTX

ShulamitBat-Or
Mother of the World
Hod-Hasharon Israel

SteveBedney
Windows
New YorkNY

DarilBentley
The Long Lake
Rio RanchoNM
www.outskirts.com

DavidBernstein
Voices of the Heart
White PlainsNY

C.D.Berry
Descendents of Eve
Stone MountainGA
www.buybooksontheweb.com

Nelda "Sunny"FairchildBingoa.k.a. NedFairchild
Sing or Cry
AshtonID
www.aspendpublishing.com

EugeneG.E.Botelho
Beyond Redemption and other small items
Eagle PassTX
www.buybooksontheweb.com

EugeneG.E.Botelho
Questions for a Disinherited
Eagle PassTX
www.buybooksontheweb.com

JuneBowers
Bare Essences
SarasotaFL

JosephJ.Breunig 3rd
Reaching Towards His Unbounded Glory
FitzwilliamNH
www.amazon.com

AngelaK.Brown
Flowetry
Las VegasNV
www.airleafpublishing.com

W.Buffington
Take a Look Inside
VallejoCA
www.infinitypublishing.com

ShawnBurns
Falling Up a Hill
FrederickMD
www.amazon.com

EarlVendryesCampbell
Mother: A Sweet Scented Rose
Fort PierceFL

MelissaJ.Carl
Proof
YorkPA
amazon.com

Chaplain VincentW.Carroll
Poems From Da-Nang
SarasotaFL
www.peppertreepress.com

R.S.Cauble
Echoes
ArlingtonTX

ShirleyCheng
Waking Spirit
Wappingers FallsNY
www.shirleycheng.com

JoanBonnellClark
All About Love
RockfordIL

D.B.Clark
It Could Be Verse
MiamiFL
www.lulu.com

D.B.Clark
Death: A Second Opinion
MiamiFL
www.lulu.com

D.B.Clark
The Curse of Humorous Verse
MiamiFL
www.lulu.com

P.TaylorCopeland
I Liked You At Ten I'll Like You Again
San Luis ObispoCA
www.justyouandme.com

DavidCornberg
Divergent Grain
Tien Mou Taipei 111Taiwan, Republic of China
www.amazon.com

DavidJ.Cox
Love Pulp
MontrealQCCanada
lulu.com

MargaretCoyle
Words Collected on the Road to Silence
IndianapolisIN
www.onebodyinc.com

BarbaraD.Culp, Ed. D
The Essence of Me in Poetry
DecaturGA
amazon.com

GlennK.Currie
Riding in Boxcars
ConcordNH

FayHopeCusick
Pumpkin Dancin'
HampsteadNC

AnanyaDas
Lingering Twilight
HummelstownPA
lingeringtwilight.bravehost.com

AnnB.Day
Poetry Journal For the Seasons
WaitsfieldVT

GailA.DeJohn
Pieces of Grace
HolbrookAZ
www.authorhouse.com

GailA.DeJohn
Windows Of Grace
HolbrookAZ
www.authorhouse.com

FrancisE.Delaney
Memories, Minutes In Time
FrankfortIL

LndaEveDiamond
The Human Experience
DaniaFL

J.GrahamDucker
Observations of Heart and Mind
OshawaONCanada
www.grahamducker.com

JackDukes
At Last!
BellinghamWA

RachelZoharDulin
Alive, Unabashed and Passionate
GrayslakeIL
www.tycooniainc.com

MaryKennedyEastham
The Shadow of a Dog I Can't Forget
San JoseCA
www.rp-author.com

JaneEastwood
Witches Queens Fairytale And Dreams
GoldenCO

DavidEberhardt
blue running lights
BaldwinMD

KeithFancher
Through My Windows
Seal BeachCA

JohnFingarson
A Constant Search for Truth
Pleasant HillCA
www.amazon.com

JohannaFisherDorothySmith
Time Space Home and Place
BuffaloNY
dasedd@aol.com

L.M.Flowers
For Dear Life: My Life Lessons
StocktonCA

JulieGasior
Transformations
PrincetonNJ
www.lulu.com

JoelH.Goldstein
Haiku Africa
DenverCO

CraigGosling
For the Love of Animals: Rhyme and Reason with Animals
IndianapolisIN

WilliamAndrewGraham
Cry of Understanding
Saint LouisMO

WilliamAndrewGraham
Distant Path
Saint LouisMO

JoeHall
Reflections in Time
WoodlawnTN
www.reflectionspoetrybook.com

MonicaHanchett
Expressions: A Bookof Poems
HoustonTX
www.buybooksontheweb.com

DalstonH.Harrison, Jr.
Collection of Poetry
BrooklynNY
www.dorrancepublishing.com

JeanMcLeodHendrickson
Tiny Poems
NorfolkVA
www.publishamerica.com

MagdaleLabbeHenke
The Shedding of a Girl
MunichBavariaGermany
www.xlibris.com

MaryHicks
Freedom Cries
OdentonMD

DianaS.Hindman
The Dancer
KiheiHI

JosephineC.Holt
A Seeker's Journal
EatontonGA

PennyJohnson
A Penny for your Thoughts
LexingtonKY
www.authorhouse.com

GaryDavidJohnson
Head Trauma
TopangaCA
www.amazon

BartieJones
Poetry Is...
TiffinOH
www.authorhouse.com

BeverlyH.Kallgren
When Tomorrows Became Yesterdays
LitchfieldCT

KennethKennon
Chased By The Dawn
TucsonAZ
amazon.com

MaryW.Kimani
He Didn't Die Easy
New YorkNY
iuniverse.com

MarielleElisabethKing
All Children'R' Gifted
33542-5701
www.amazon.com

BruceKingery
Common Mythologies--Uncommon Things
RochesterMI
www.trafford.com

LewisKornfeld
LXXXX Collected Poems
Fort WorthTX

RonnieLee
The Book Of Life: Existentialism
Hung HomKowloonHong Kong
www.outskirtspress.com

HeidiLerner, M.A.
Gray Matters
EncinitasCA

DoryLeviss
Age is Only Young With Wrinkles
Deerfield BeachFL
www.authorhouse.com

DanLightsey
The Ballad of King George
BaldwinMD
www.abeced.com

DelmaLuben
Glorious Autumn
Green ValleyAZ
www.authorsden.com

TomMach
The Uni Verse
LawrenceKS
www.hillsongpress.com

CherylA.Martin, M.A.
Woman Reclining
CantonMI
www.outskirtspress.com

JeffreyD.Mason, M.H.
The Vine Rhyme Herbal
Garden CityID
www.trafford.com

SamMcCarver
Poetry Writing For Wanna-Be's ª
San Juan CapistranoCA
www.amazon.com

BrianMcComb
The Mind Of An Insomniac
OrlandoFL

EmilyMcCormack
Connemara Twilight
WillowbrookIL
authorhouse.com

MaureenMcDole
Exploring My Options
Saint PetersburgFL
www.maureenmcdole.com

TodMcGinley
"Hi, Mom!"
Sun City CenterFL

ShannonMcKinney
Blackberry Jam
WinslowIN
www.authorhouse.com

GabrielMcShane
Soul Chasing
Willow StreetPA
www.soulchasing.com

HelenReneeMeley
Country Road Poetry Collection I
CooksburgPA

DavidMessineo
A Taste of Brazil
LafayetteNJ
www.sensationsmag.com

DavidMessineo
Formal
LafayetteNJ
www.sensationsmag.com

DorienK.Miles
Changing Seasons Changing Times
BremertonWA

JimiMiller
Mood Swingers II
Highlands RanchCO

EdmundMiller
The Go-Go Boy
FlushingNY
www.inkwaterbooks.com

DianeM.Moore
A Moment Seized
New IberiaLA
www.borderpress.net

TawanaMoore-Cedeno
Emotions
HyattsvilleMD
www.blackbutterflypublishing.com

KarlaK.Morton
Wee Cowrin' Timorous Beastie
DentonTX
www.kkmorton.com

LylanneMusselman
Prickly Beer & Purple Panties
IndianapolisIN

KenNye
Searching for the Spring
FreeportME
kenknyepoetry.com

LauraBrackettOverton
Marvelous and Wonderful
RichmondVA
lovertonb@comcast.net

JeanneMeechPark
Beat of a New Drum
San DiegoCA

ElliottPerlin
Like the Trailings of a Comet on an Endless Journey
BethesdaMD
www.buybooksontheweb.com

JerryPlantz
More Words of Patriotism
Lees SummitMO
www.thepatheticpoet.com

LonnieE.Pruitt
The Truth Or Not?
HoustonTX
www.iuniverse.com

EddieRay
Up From The Mountains
AlexandriaVA

MildredBedingerRhea
Billie and I and Some Other Guys and Bridge to the Twenty-First Century
Baker CityOR

DennisRhodes
Entering Dennis
ProvincetownMA
www.xlibris.com

NathanM.Richardson
Likeness of Being
SuffolkVA
www.scpublising.com

JosephAnthonyRinaldo, Jr.
Metronome
San DiegoCA

WayneRodgers
Who Am I?
JacksonvilleFL
www.authorhouse.com

DaneillRose
The Journey of a Lonely Heart
RichmondVA
www.loverytonb@comcast.net

ElenaRotsaka
Dark Soul
Malounta/Nicosia/2612Cyprus
gothicdarkpoetry.blogspot.com

DarleneAzarRubinoff
Love Sonnets
HoustonTX

AbelRymer
Peter
MayfieldUT

CatherineMarySabala
Birdsong
Mount JulietTN
www.csabala.com

IreneSabean
In a Time of Yellow Roses
PortlandME
www.buybooksontheweb.com

JudyGoetzSanger
Love in Our Language
New YorkNY

JoyceSchalker
Thoughts of a Woman for Women
Lees SummitMO

StanSchmidt
Thistle For A Flower
MinnetonkaMN
authorhouse.com

StanSchmidt
Soul Mate's Gust
MinnetonkaMN
authorhouse.com

NancyScott
Leveling the Spin
EastonPA

BeckySears
an unfamiliar place
VersaillesKY
www.amazon.com

MargaretDinzlerShaw
Ordinary Days
West BabylonNY

JosephShermanAlexandraOliveira
Universes Beyond the Visible
Requiao Portugal
www.edicoesinapa.pt

D.J.Shrewsbury
Getting a Miracle
TucsonAZ

LexSloot
the Tools to Xel
HazletonPA
thetoolstoexl.com

FrancesSmalkowski, C.S.F.N.
Panning for Gold
MonroeCT

LucyIrelandSmiley
Shady Summer Day
BirminghamAL

LucyIrelandSmiley
Fireside Readings
BirminghamAL

CassandraAlexisSmith
Remnants of the mosaic of my life
CoronaNY
www.outskirtspress.com

FaironGlennSpears
Walk with God
HendersonTX

F.A.Spinoza
Sonnnets and Selected Poems
Shelter IslandNY
www.hellilivehere.com

EdStarkey
99 Wild Wily Female Witticisms
DoverPA

DonaldStinnett
God and the Country Boy
Owings MillsMD

RosemaryAndersonTaggart
Arrest The Poet
Long BeachCA
www.inkwaterbooks.com

SylviaThompson
In the Garden of Illness: I Sit by the Well of Hope
El PasoTX
www.lulu.com

DavidR.Torrence
Brain Storms: A Collection of Free Verse
MeherrinVA
frontierdreamer.com

JoseTrejo-Maya
Macehualli Oracle
La PuenteCA
www.authrhouse.com

JeannevanDorn Mauk
Jeanne's Journal
De LandFL

JamesVasquez
Women of the Bible
EllensburgWA
www.amazon.com

EdytheVe Del
Reflections from My Heart, Volume II
La HabraCA
www.authorhouse.com

RachnaVohra
The Distance Within
BrossardQCCanada
www.rachnavohra.com

PhilWalch
Images
Santa AnaCA
www.authourhouse.com

LoisV.Walker
Pandora's Box
AmityvilleNY
www.guild.com

RichardWaller
The Famous God Said Sonnets
AlbanyGA

DonaldD.Warner
Dark Destiny
OrlandoFL

DickWarwick
Out West to Outback & Beyond
OakesdaleWA

SiporiaWaters
Black Woman with Issues
MesquiteTX
www.amazon.com

MarlaAnnWeinstein
Positive Poetry Goes Around the World
Venice
www.marlaannweinstein.com

DavidWhite
Shenah:
RichmondCA
www.authorhouse.com

KarenA.White
Tender Moments
Mays LandingNJ

SheilaWhitehouse
Flint and Needle
HyannisMA
www.amazon.com

LarryWhitler
Barefoot Billetdoux
OcalaFL
www.robinandthegiant.com

NellFunderburkWiser
Poems from the Shoebox
NashvilleTN
www.iuniverse.com

SusanBanduraWrona
Radiant Cup
MedfordOR
www.radiantcup.com

SarahLouiseYagi
Reflections from the Pool of Life
CanonsburgPA
www.tjmfpublishing.com

SarahLouiseYagi
Poetic Potpourri
CanonsburgPA
www.tjmfpublishing.com

VivianZabelHollyJahangiri
Walking the Earth
EdmondOK
www.viviangilbertzabel