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Valentine Awards 2000

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Volume II, Number 6: June, 2000.
Copyright © 2000. All rights reserved by the respective authors.

Editor's Choices •  Haiku: 1, 2, 3, 4 •  Index of Poets

Emily Romano
Heron's Nest Award

Elizabeth St Jacques

Anita Virgil

Editor's Choices


croquet . . .
a butterfly flits
through a wicket

Emily Romano



prairie darkness
our motorcycle following
the North Star


bitter cold
the distant train pulls
some of my night with it1

Elizabeth St Jacques


Anita Virgil



1Editors’ Note: This haiku was corrected from the original on 4/20/2009.