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And the winner is...

I am delighted to announce that my poem "The Name" is the winner of the unFold 2012 Poetry Garden Show. Thank you to the judges
William O’Daly, translator of the late and posthumous works of Pablo NerudaJessie Carty, author of Paper HouseJohn Sibley Williams, author of From Colder Climates
And congratulations to the following poets, who received Honorable Mentions: dt.haase, Ben Nardolilli and Linda Leedy Schneider.

. The Name

I remembered the name of the lilac tree years after you told me.
I’m sorry I never retained plant names. Only shades, and shapes.
Our whitewashed wall was once my favourite but even that is fading.

© Nora Nadjarian

You can watch the beautiful animation they made of my winning poem here: