Open Minds Quarterly print their Fall 2012 issue with the honorable mentions of the Brainstorm Poetry Contest, which was held in early 2012. The Spring 2012 issue includes the first, second, and third place winners (D. Brian Anderson's "To Sylvia Plath," Donald W. Boyles "To My Father," and Kristina Morgan's "Excerpt from Shade").
Andrew Boden: "Ladybugs, Electric"
April Bulmer: "Reta"
D. Brian Anderson: "Moving Day"