Poetry nominations for Best of the Net

Sweet is proud to announce it's poetry nominations for Best of the Net. Congratulations and thanks to the following poets: Maxima Kahn, “Following the Footsteps” Carolyn Willilams-Noren, “My Daughter and Her Best Friend Made Blue Jay Masks at Camp” Amy Strauss Friedman, “Biopsy” Peter Grandbois, “To sing and begin again” Lesley Wheeler, “Feeling Good” Lisa … Continue reading Poetry nominations for Best of the Net

Winner of inaugural Poetry Competition.

From ten finalist poems selected by Sweet editors, final judge Chelsea Dingman (National Poetry Series Winner for Thaw, 2017) chose McKayla Conahan’s poem “1943” as the winner of the inaugural Sweet Poetry Competition. Conahan will receive $500 and 10 broadsides of the poem. Sarah Stockton’s poem “Protection Rite for Most of the Girls” was noted … Continue reading Winner of inaugural Poetry Competition.