Thursday, November 30, 2023

Hark, Southside Daily has its holiday haiku winners

Holiday_HaikuFULLWe received some strong competition for Southside Daily’s first annual Holiday Haiku Contest. Congrats to our first-, second- and third-place entries, as chosen by our staff.

They receive a prize. You receive their prose this Christmas Eve. Enjoy, and Merry Christmas from Southside Daily!

First place

Haven’t quite frozen
Yet I’ve heard ‘tis the Season-
Hot cocoa and chill

– Emma Willis of Virginia Beach

Second place

On Christmas morning
With all the family here
The best gift of all

– Scott Clevenger of Virginia Beach

Third place

Hark the call to all-
Tis love, peace and hope we share.
Burst forth in good cheer!

– Teresa DiRosa of Norfolk

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