SCANSION . . .
. . . about the 2008 SENIOR POETs LAUREATE CONTEST
Welcome to GOLDEN WORDS, the online anthology featuring the winners of the 16th Annual National SENIOR POETs LAUREATE poetry competition for American poets age 50 and older. In these pages you will meet the National Senior Poet Laureate and National Senior Poet Laureate Runner Up, Senior Poets Laureate from thirty-four states, and Honor Scroll Winners whose winning poems passed the 1st Round of judging but did not proceed to the Final Rounds. Also included are three International “Diploemat” Award winners (Diploet means Diplomatic Ambassador of Good Will) and four “Golden Pen” Award honorees (two for living poets and two for deceased poets).