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Good news!

poetrynightAfter a couple of rather fruitless hours in the word room, I finally got around to opening my email and found good news waiting. It seems I’ve been awarded the 2016 Ken Warfel Fellowship!

I am so very grateful to poetrynight and to this year’s poet/judges: Angela Belcaster, C.J. Prince, Carol McMillan, Jim Milstead, Michael E. Bradley, Malcolm Kenyon, and Suzanne Carlson-Prandini. Apparently I will be expected to hold forth at the official announcement ceremony on Saturday, October 22, 2016, at the Mount Baker Theatre, here in Bellingham, Washington. See you there?

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13 responses to “Good news!

  1. i sogni di oro September 20, 2016 at 12:11 pm

    Well deserved in EVERY WAY!
    Congratulations, dear Judy!!

  2. susanissima September 20, 2016 at 12:19 pm

    This is huge! Congratulations, Judy! Unfortunately, I will be back in Alaska to pick up my grandson on the 22, but I’ll be with you in my heart. Wonderful accomplishment, poet/writer/artist/ETC. <3

  3. Pat Hunt September 20, 2016 at 2:26 pm

    CONGRATULATIONS to my talented precious friend!
    xo

  4. jik September 20, 2016 at 4:14 pm

    Thank you, Pat. xoxo

  5. laura raboff September 20, 2016 at 4:42 pm

    congratulations and thank you for all those insightful thoughtfully articulated found poems, and for the future yet to be found poems

  6. Jennifer Bullis September 21, 2016 at 12:54 pm

    Judy, this is wonderful news! Congratulations!

  7. jik September 23, 2016 at 7:41 am

    Thank you so much!

  8. kristin October 1, 2016 at 4:01 pm

    Congratulations! I do so enjoy your found poems and your writings about your mother.

  9. jik October 2, 2016 at 9:24 am

    Thanks so much, Kristin. Me too you!

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