The winners of the 2012 String Poet Prize, as chosen by final judge Kim Bridgford, are available in the newest online issue, String Poet Volume II Issue I.
First Prize: “Upkeep” – J.D. Smith
Second Place: “The Strauses Return to Broadway” – Patricia Brody
Third Place: “Palimpsest: Fez” – Maxine Silverman
Honorable Mentions: “Mourning at the Kaldi Café” – Carol Louise Munn and “The Taste of Tea” – Muriel Harris Weinstein
The 2012 String Poet Prize Award Ceremony is available in an online video.