PRIZE POEMS ANTHOLOGIES

Each year the NFSPS publishes an anthology containing the prize-winning poems of the fifty contests held in the spring (Deadline: March 15). This book is presented to each person who attends the national convention in the year of its publication, but the books are also available to other members of NFSPS and to the general public. There are also some copies of the books published in previous years available. To order prize poems anthologies, make a check payable to NFSPS and send it to Valerie Bailey, 2207 Parhaven Drive, San Antonio, TX 78232.   Add to the price of the book/s mailing costs of $3.72 for one book, $4.22 for two books, $4.72 for three books (see order form for additional pricing information.
To open the Order Form click HERE and print it out. (if you want to keep the order form on your computer click download, if you just want to print it click cancel)
Here are the books that are available:
 

ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 2016
Edited by Kathy Lohrum Cotton. Anna, Il:
NFSPS, 2016. The biggest prize winner in the book is "Trespass Vision" by David Bond (Carbondale, Il). This anthology is available for $13.00 plus postage@ Amazon.com
 

ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 2015
Edited by Valerie Martin Bailey.  San Antonio, TX:
NFSPS, 2015. The biggest prize winner in the book is "The Whole Pie" by Maurine Haltiner (Salt Lake City, UT). This anthology is available for $15.00 plus postage.
 

ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 2014
Edited by Valerie Martin Bailey.  San Antonio, TX:
NFSPS, 2014. The biggest prize winner in the book is "Insomniosis" by Debra Kuss (Corbin, KY). This anthology is available for $15.00 plus postage.
 


ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 2013
Edited by Valerie Martin Bailey.  San Antonio, TX:
NFSPS, 2013. The biggest prize winner in the book is "The Murderer's Mother Wonders" by Ginny Lowe Conners (W. Hartford, CT). This anthology is available for $15.00 plus postage.
 


ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 2012
Edited by Valerie Martin Bailey.  San Antonio, TX:
NFSPS, 2012. The biggest prize winner in the book is "Nothing Personal, CD Wright" by Maurine Haltiner (Salt Lake City, UT). This anthology is available for $15.00 plus postage.
 

ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 2011
Edited by Valerie Martin Bailey.  San Antonio, TX:
NFSPS, 2011. The biggest prize winner in the book is "Last Letter From Grandfather" by George Handy (Ashville, NC). This anthology is available for $12.00 plus postage.
 

ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 2010
Edited by Valerie Martin Bailey.  San Antonio, TX:
NFSPS, 2010. The biggest prize winner in the book is "Galileo's Eye" by Janet McCann (College Station, TX). This anthology is available for $12.00 plus postage.
 

ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 2009
Edited by Valerie Martin Bailey.  San Antonio, TX:
NFSPS, 2009. The biggest prize winner in the book is "The Story Melting" by Margo Lagattuta (Rochester, MI). This anthology is available for $12.00 plus postage.
 

ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 2008
Edited by Valerie Martin Bailey.  San Antonio, TX:
NFSPS, 2008. The biggest prize winner in the book is "You Sing Your Brothers" by Helen Keith Beaman of (Provo, Utah). This anthology is available for $10.00 plus postage.
 

ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 2007
Edited by Valerie Martin Bailey.  San Antonio, TX:
NFSPS, 2007. Biggest prizewinner in the book was
"Classics Scholar in a Hospital" by Daniel Fernandez (Brooklyn, NY).  This anthology is available for $10.00 plus postage.
 
ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 2006

Edited by Valerie Martin Bailey.  San Antonio, TX:
NFSPS, 2006. Biggest prizewinner in the book was
"The Road Not Finished" by Glenna H. Holloway (Naperville, IL). This anthology is available for $10.00 plus postage.
ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 2005
Edited by Valerie Martin Bailey. San Antonio, TX: NFSPS, 2005. Biggest prizewinner in the book was "The Meandering Love Poem" by Sue Ranglack (Murray, UT). This anthology is available for $8.00 plus postage.

 

ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 2004
Edited by Valerie Martin Bailey. San Antonio, TX: NFSPS, 2004. Biggest prizewinner in the book was "Sunday in the House He Left" by Anne McCrady (Henderson, TX). This anthology is available for $8.00 plus postage.
ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 2003
Edited by Budd Powell Mahan, Dallas, TX: Great Impressions, 2003. Biggest prizewinner in the  book was "Reflection: For Li Po and Tu Fu" by Ruth F. Harrison (Waldport, OR). This anthology is available for $8.00 plus postage.

 

ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 2002
Edited by Budd Powell Mahan. Dallas, TX: Great Impressions, 2002. Biggest prizewinner in the  book was "Trimming Poison Ivy" by Pat Underwood (Colfax, IA). This anthology is available for $6.00 plus postage
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ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 2001
Edited by Budd Powell Mahan. Dallas, TX: Great Impressions, 2001. Biggest prizewinner in the  book was "Six Riffs on the Rain" by Jeanne Wagner (Kensington, CA). This anthology is available for $6.00 plus postage

 

ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 2000
Edited by Budd Powell Mahan. Dallas, TX: Great Impressions, 2000. Biggest prizewinner in the  book was "Sharky" by Carlee Swan (Lebanon, SD). This anthology is available for $4.00 plus postage

 

ENCORE: PRIZE POEMS OF THE NFSPS 1999
Edited by Budd Powell Mahan. Dallas, TX: Great Impressions, 1999. Biggest prizewinner in the  book was "Superior in All Seasons" by Barbara Brent Brower (Okemos, MI). This anthology is available for $4.00 plus postage.