Saturday, April 19, 2014

2014 High Plains Writers Winners of the 16th Annual Juried Poetry Award

2014 Winners of the 16th Annual High Plains Writers Juried Poetry Awards

First Prize: Mary Henson
     for: Buffalo Heart Dissection

Second Prize: Kacie Svoboda
      for: Songs you almost remember

Third Prize: Bradley Soule
      for: The Graves at Hiawatha Asylum

Honorable Mention: Bret Steven Whitmore
      for: Our Unsewn Merit Badge

We would like to thank all contributors and ask that you continue your interest in poetry as an art and contribute again to our contest. We loved the entries and the practice of judging a poetry contest is immanently fraught with challenges. If you didn't win this year, we welcome you back next year.


Monday, April 7, 2014

Spring Poet's Coffeehouse

High Plains Writers, Backroom Productions, and the Rapid City Arts Council present:

The Spring Poet's Coffeehouse 

April 18,  7:30 pm  in the Lien Cultural Cafe at the Dahl.

Come join us to share and enjoy the poetry of local artists.

Sign up to read at the event.

High Plains Writers will annouce the winners of the 16th annual juried poetry contest at this Spring poetry event.