Category: Hats Off!
Published: 02 May 2014
Hats Off! to Jane Shlensky, Joan Leotta, Brenda Kay Ledford, and Patricia Podlipec: Shlensky's poem "Great Ideas for Young Risk Takers” won First Place in the Caldwell Nixon, Jr., Award category of the North Carolina Poetry Society's 2014 contest. Joan Leotta won Third Place for her poem, "Five Little Bears Came to My House Today.” Ledford ("Flying Squirrel") and Podlipec (“Bird Talk”) both received Honorable Mentions.