Hats Off! to Maureen Sherbondy who won the Poet Laureate Award from the North Carolina Poetry Society. Her poem was selected by NC Poet Laureate and NC Literary Hall of Fame inductee Jaki Shelton Green. In addition, Maureen's work was recently published in Litro, Prelude, Fredericksburg Literary and Art Review, Eastern Iowa Review, WigLeaf, Jet Fuel Review, and Waccamaw. Her work also is forthcoming in The Oakland Review, Jelly Bucket, and other journals.