FIVE (5) Contest Winner

We are thrilled to announce that the winning poem from our FIVE (5) Contest is “Signs of Reincarnation at Le Parker Meridien Hotel NY, NY (a found poem)” by
Brad Rose.

In addition, an honorable mention poem was named: “Interval” by Judy Bertelsen. A bonus piece of digital art will be unveiled next week to celebrate Judy’s poem.

Many thanks to our Poetry Editor, Rose Auslander for running the contest. Heaps of additional thanks go to our judge, Gian Lombardo.

We hope you have enjoyed this poetic event. We certainly have:-)

Production Notes:

Videography by J.S. Graustein (
Music used by permission under Creative Commons license
“Avant Jazz” by Kevin MacLeod (
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0


Congratulations to our Finalists

Huge congratulations to the ten finalists in our 1000 Tweets Contest, listed below in the order in which their poems appeared on the unFold blog:

Nathalie Boisard-Beudin, “Bridge
Dorothee Lang, untitled
Peg Duthie, untitled
Bud Smith, “Pale Blue Eyes
Debbie Feller, “Essentially Bare
Howie Good, “Night in the Country
Julie Corbett, untitled
Elizabeth Lara, “The Amazing Box of Used-To-Be
Ivo Drury, “Decades
DannyPoet, “When her father died

We hope you have enjoyed reading these poems on our blog. This week, the winning poem selected by Matthew Lippman will be announded and posted on the unFold Twitter stream. Stay tuned!