2016 1st Annual H. Gene Murtha Memorial Senryu Contest Winners

First Place:

wedding announcement
all those years we didn’t ask
and they didn’t tell

— Bill Kenney

Second Place:

peace talks
a tissue paper floats
in the limo’s wake

— Joe McKeon

Third Place:

spring cleaning
I throw away
the blues

— Debbi Antebi

Read all 2016 honorable mentions and judges’ comments (PDF)