Hats Off! to Janet Ford, Jenny Bates, and Judy Haughee-Bartlett, who were among the finalists in the Second Annual Robert Golden Poetry Contest sponsored by the Nexus Poets. Janet claimed Second Place with her poem "Swan Dive." Jenny took Third Place with her poem "Local Hive." Judy received an honorable mention for her poem "Cohosh." The final judge was Catherine Carter, whose latest poetry collection is Larvae of the Nearest Stars (LSU Press, 2019).