It is with delight that I announce the winner of the Rondeau Roundup's Triolet Challenge!
The winner is Rita Mae Reese for her triolet "Terrible Holy Joy: Reading the Norton Anthology of Poetry In Bed."
She will receive a gift certificate for $25 from Amazon.com and her poem will be featured on the Rondeau Roundup Blog on February 8.
More than Honorable Mentions went to Charlotte Mandel, Rachel Lim, Sarah Freligh, Jose Ocampo Reyes, Joan Mazza, Scott Wiggerman, Janann Dawkins, and Jennifer Kanke.
Details about the blog's next contest, the Paul Laurence Dunbar Rondeau Award, can be found on the Rondeau Roundup Blog at
Deadline for the Dunbar Rondeau Award will be February 26, 2010.
Thanks for your patience with the judging process and thanks for letting me read your triolets!
Allison Joseph, Rondeau Mistress
The Rondeau Roundup Blog