Sunday, April 5, 2009

And the Winners Are...

Mary Lee of A Year of Reading is the lucky winner of Deciding the Next Decider: The 2008 Presidential Race in Rhyme—and Tricia of The Miss Rumphius Effect is the lucky winner of J. Patrick Lewis’s The Underwear Salesman and Other Jobs for Better or Verse.

Remember, all you have to do to be eligible for a poetry book prize from Wild Rose Reader or Political Verses is to leave a comment at one of my posts at either blog.

Here is the schedule for the upcoming drawings at Wild Rose Reader and Political Verses.

  • April 12th—for comments left on posts dated April 5-11
  • April 19th—for comments left on posts dated April 12-18
  • April 26th—for comments left on posts dated April 19-25
  • May 1st—for comments left on posts dated April 26-30

I have announced the winner of Falling Down the Page: A Book of List Poems edited by Georgia Heard over at Wild Rose Reader in this post: And the Winner Is…

NOTE to Mary Lee & Tricia: Please email me your addresses.


  1. YAY! I won, I won!!!

    Thanks, Elaine! Mailing address to follow!

  2. Hurray! Hurray! The copy I received came from the publisher and I had to promise to give it as a prize. Now I have one of my very own! Thank you most generous one.

  3. Congratulations, ladies! Thanks for being supporters of my new blog.

    I've spent too much time lately writing rhyming rants for Political Verses. I need to get a life!
    Fortunately, I have a husband who understands my idiosyncracies--and also enjoys my snarky verses.