mosquito

(6/21, 1998)

First Place 


   in a bead of moisture
   a gnat sliding down
   the iced-tea glass
                      Ferris


Second Place 


   alone
   until you came...
   mosquito
             Hugh Waterhouse


Third Place 


   the potter's hands
   deep in the clay
   mosquitoes circle
                       ebj


   rain barrel
   mosquitos gather
   above the moon
                    Joann



BELOW THIRD PLACE 


   a jumble of gnats
   just above the water . . .
   sunset
                  Timothy Russell


        church baptism-
        a cardboard fan
        parts the gnats
                         neca


            Forest breeze at dusk --
            one cool green moment
            without mosquitoes
                              -- Margarita


                  warm summer night-
                  surrounding the porch light
                  a halo of gnats
                                   Sue


                        summer cottage -
                        scraping last year's gnats
                        from the screen door
                                              hilary tann


   cloud of gnats
   beyond this summit
   another ascent
                  paul m


          this wet meadow -
          filled with lillies
          and mosquitoes
                          norm jensen


               escaping
               a cloud of mosquitos -
               we still hold hands
                                    Fred


                   waking up
                   slap!
                   mosquito buzz
                                 -ito


                         sultry night
                         mosquito and I
                         sharing the fan
                                           Hazel


   mosquito whispers
   of it's great hunger
   suddenly still
                   soji


        gnats during the day
        fireflies at night--
        a complex summer
                          Tom Williams


             no parking tree...
             a few gnats
             stay out of swarm

            copyright 6/15/1998 by Wendy C. Bialek


                count dracula
                dines with noble mosquito --
                out for blood
                               Betty

                                                       


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