2005 Contest Winners Announced

Congratulations to the following finalists in Room's 2005 Poetry and Fiction Contest! The winning pieces are available online (click the links below).

Poetry: First place:
"Overwintering"
Vicki Goodfellow Duke
Calgary, AB
Second place:
"Into Grains of Sand"
Zoya Harris
Vancouver, BC
Honourable mention:
"Page 5 Girl Next Door!"
Shannon Stewart
West Vancouver, BC
Fiction: First place:
"Seedlings"
Helyn Wohlwend
Cobble Hill, BC

 

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