Wordcrafters in Eugene is delighted to announce the winners of the Step into Poetry contest. We had 56 poets submit over 90 poems for selection. A special thanks to all who submitted their work and to our wonderful judges. Follow us on Facebook for information on the installation of these works in the Overpark Garage as well as the unveiling event. More details to follow.

Until then, listen to the poets read their work:

Near Skinner’s Butte Park, by Charles R. Castle Jr.

My Feet Take Me, by Nicole E. F. Taylor

AlphaBytes of Eugene, by Shannon Victoria Pool

Standing on a Manhole Cover, by Loreen Heneghen

Dear Maple, by Susan Whitney

Gray Skies, by Melissa Rose

Old Growth, by Deborah Rands Cullen

Fifteen Minutes, by Kari Boldon Welch

Signs of the Time, by Tim McGee

Our Magnificent Step Into Poetry Judges:
Cecelia Hagen
John Witte
Toni Hanner
Emily Semple
Laura Kemp
Anita Sullivan
Robert Hill Long
Sam Roderick Roxas-Chua