Life where none should be

Pushing through the concrete crack. Blossoming flower.

Amy Elizabeth Monaco


cracked ice breaks beneath

my weight, i fall cold and near

the edge of my life

Third Place:​ Amy Waugh

Angelica Neal


The slow rising fire

Called out to me in the night

It knows my secrets

Second Place: Brooklyn Parker 

Light in the window

Smoke rolling from the chimney

I know I am home

First Place: David Fiora


East Fork:

A Journal of the Arts​​


UC Clermont's Haiku Contest

Honorable Mentions

 Dark was the long night

Cold was the spotted pavement

Beneath the gardens