ABC-Artisans of Books

Short Story Category
1st Place Winner                           Jane Blythe                           Scar Tissue
2nd Place Winner                         Clarissa Thomasson           Scarlett Ribbons
3rd Place Winner                          Carol White                           After Life
1st Honorable Mention                 Sue Kotchman                     Finding Sofia
2nd Honorable Mention               Henry Heitmann                  Isle of Enchantment
Chairman's Pick                            Joe Cyr                                  Ugga

Poetry Category

1st Place Winner                           Thomas Noel Smith            The Serenade Pastorale
2nd Place Winner                          Norma Minturn Stilwell       The Wind Reaper
3rd Place Winner                           Mimi Paris                          The Forgotten Obit
1st Honorable Mention                 Henry Heitmann                  Lingering in the Rain
2nd Honorable Mention                Mimi Paris                           Almost
Chairman's Pick - Tie                   William Bokis                     I Hate Being Nine Years Old                                                                      Judy Domienik                    Tea Time

ABC-2016 Anthology of Florida Writers and Poets 

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ABC-2016 Anthology of Florida Writers & Poets

​ All submissions that advanced to the finals are included in the anthology.​ 

Judging Team 
      Nancy Tancey Buscher - State Contest Chairman
      Ted Mallires; BMus, MMus - Poetry Judge
      Carlene Champine - Short Story Judge
      Pam Callender; BFA, MFA - Finalist Judge

Staff and Donors

Event Photographer:                      Lucy Beebe Tobias - Sarasota, FL

Winning Submissions Read By       Brenda Darnley Martin -Tampa, FL
Door Prize Donations                     Cheryl Summers Art Gallery-Venice, FL
                                                      Buscher Consultants-Venice, FL
                                                      Frames by Giuseppi- Sarasota, FL                                                                                                     Sun-Moon-Stars Printing-Venice, FL
                                                      Book by Brenda M Spalding